Discussing the Trump trade agenda with CNBC Senior Contributor Larry Kudlow and Jared Bernstein, former economic policy advisor to Vice President Biden and CNBC contributor.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew weigh in on President Trump's new tariff on Canadian soft lumber, and China's trade policy.
Paul McCulley, former Pimco chief economist, discusses President Trump's tweet about Canada's business practices with U.S. dairy farmers, and imposing a tariff on Canadian soft lumber. China is the bigger issue, says McCulley.
China has promised to cut back steel production to counter charges it's hurting US manufacturers, but Eunice Yoon found the country may be expanding output
CNBC's Chery Kang discusses the effectiveness of China's exertion of soft power to deter North Korea from developing its nuclear weapons.
The mainland's steel industry remains "excessive," according to Charles Bradford of Bradford Research.
Beijing won't intervene on North Korea until the U.S. raises the stakes, explains Sung-Yoon Lee of Tufts University
North Korea's military celebrates its 85th anniversary on Tuesday amid increasing tensions with Washington, reports Chery Kang.
Ryan Roberts of MCM Partners explains why the company will continue to struggle going forward.
South Korean finance minister Yoo Il-Ho says North Korean geopolitical risks are affecting South Korea's economy. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.