The following story will move Monday as this week’s Tuesday Spotlight, a feature showcasing the best off-the-news enterprise in the AP report:
BEIJING — Chinese leaders have responded to their tariff battle with Washington by pressing companies to find other customers and suppliers. Beijing has hammered American farmers by canceling orders for soybeans. But Chinese companies face trouble on two fronts: replacing the vast U.S. market for their products and finding alternative suppliers of technology they’ve long imported from America. By Joe McDonald. 1,100 words, photos.