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US to delay China tariffs on some products, including laptops, cell phones

US to delay China tariffs on some products, including laptops, cell phones

13.8.2019

US to delay China tariffs on some products, including laptops, cell phone s

The Trump administration will delay 10per cent tariffs on certain Chinese products, including laptops and cell phone s, that had been scheduled to ...

The USTR's action was published just minutes after China's Ministry of Commerce said Vice Premier Liu He conducted a phone call with US trade officials.

Other products whose tariffs will be delayed until Dec 15 include"computers, video game consoles, certain toys, computer monitors, and certain items of footwear and clothing," the USTR said in a statement.

President Donald Trump said on Aug 1 he would impose a 10 per cent tariff on US$300 billion of Chinese goods, blaming China for not following through on promises to buy more American agricultural products. He also personally criticised Chinese President Xi Jinping for failing to do more to stem sales of the synthetic opioid fentanyl amid an opioid overdosing crisis in the United States.

The US Trade Representative's Office will publish additional details and lists of the specific product types impacted by the announcement. The office plans to conduct an exclusion process for products subject to the additional tariff.

Read more: CNA

Impose tariffs on chinese products , end day consumers pay for it , end day the people that choose him pay for it , strangely i choose someone as President and end up paying more everyday , i wouldn't have chose him if i knew it

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