United States fires next shot in China trade war

United States fires next shot in China trade war

But China only bought about $135 billion in US goods a year ago, meaning it will run out of American products to tax before it matches Trump's latest move. Until January 2017, Ivanka's products were made in factories based in China and Hong Kong; around the time of Trump's inauguration, they appeared to make a well-timed exit and moved to other foreign factories, such as those in Indonesia, Vietnam, and South Korea.

The move drew immediate condemnation from Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch, a Republican from Utah, who called it "reckless" and not "targeted".

Chinese officials are expected to retaliate in other ways, hitting USA firms in China with unplanned inspections, delays in approving financial transactions and other administrative headaches.

Assuming that happens as planned, the Trump administration will have levied tariffs on over $100 billion in imports into the United States. Trump then promised tariffs on about 1,300 Chinese products. China has vowed to retaliate dollar-for-dollar to any further USA tariffs.

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The official said the decision was not final and that the list of Chinese goods would not become final until after the public had a chance to comment.

Trump last month asked the US Trade Representative's office to identify $US200 billion of Chinese goods that could be hit with 10 per cent tariffs.

The pollster says the American people understand the tough nature of President TrumpDonald John TrumpMcConnell to meet with Trump's Supreme Court pick Tuesday Kavanaugh offers lengthy judicial record ahead of bitter confirmation fight Hundreds protest Kavanaugh's nomination outside Supreme Court MORE's trade negotiations with other countries and they are willing to give the president a pass for his trade tensions with other countries. The following day, China imposed tariffs on a slew of American agricultural goods.

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