Trump to withdraw U.S. from postal treaty, squeezing China

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP plans to withdraw the United States from a 192-nation postal treaty. The move has been heralded by U.S. manufacturers. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO./ANDREW HARRER
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP plans to withdraw the United States from a 192-nation postal treaty. The move has been heralded by U.S. manufacturers. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER
NEW YORK - President Donald Trump plans to withdraw the United States from a 192-nation treaty that gives Chinese companies discounted shipping rates for small packages sent to American consumers, another escalation of his economic confrontation of Beijing. U.S. officials said the administration sought to revise the treaty in September and was rebuffed by other nations,…

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