Yao Ming’s post-NBA retirement plan in the Napa Valley’s wine business falls victim to China’s tit-for-tat tariffs on US products

//Yao Ming’s post-NBA retirement plan in the Napa Valley’s wine business falls victim to China’s tit-for-tat tariffs on US products

Yao Ming’s post-NBA retirement plan in the Napa Valley’s wine business falls victim to China’s tit-for-tat tariffs on US products

A decade ago, basketball legend Yao Ming was such a celebrity in China that he carried the Olympic torch into Tiananmen Square.But these days, not even the 7-foot, 6-inch Yao can fight his way through the US-China trade war.Yao’s trouble involves, of all things, wine, his post-NBA business in Napa Valley.Across California, the state’s signature wine business is getting hit by the tit-for-tat tariffs coming out of Washington and Beijing.China’s latest round of retaliatory tariffs put the…

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By | 2019-07-23T05:49:44+00:00 July 23rd, 2019|Headlines|Comments Off on Yao Ming’s post-NBA retirement plan in the Napa Valley’s wine business falls victim to China’s tit-for-tat tariffs on US products