BREAKING: US to implement fresh tariffs on Chinese imports

BY KAT SHEPHERD / JULY 10, 2018 /

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The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it has begun the process of implementing fresh tariffs on $200 billion worth of imported Chinese goods.

The move is the latest escalation of the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing. On Friday, the U.S. slapped 25 percent taxes on $34 billion in Chinese imports, most of them are industrial goods that the Trump administration says receive subsidies or other unfair support from Beijing. China quickly responded by imposing tariffs on $34 billion in U.S. products.

The article goes on to state the following:

In a statement, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said that the new 10 percent tariffs were in response to what he called China’s “retaliation and failure to change its practices.”

“This is an appropriate response under the authority of Section 301 to obtain the elimination of China’s harmful industrial policies,” Lighthizer added.

More than 6,031 product lines are affected by the proposed tariffs, including seafood, fruits and vegetables, grains, tobacco, car rearview mirrors and burglar alarms.

Lighthizer’s office will hear public comments on the plan and will reach a decision after Aug. 31, according to a senior administration official who briefed reporters on condition of anonymity.

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3 Comments

  1. Cherie July 10th, 2018 at 8:01 pm

    Honestly, I don’t want to see another product that reads “Made in China.”

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  2. Linda July 10th, 2018 at 8:16 pm

    China has gotten greedy. Too many spoiled rich kids. They should just abolish the tariffs as Trump would reciprocate.
    What is the point of tariffs except to raise the price citizens have to pay.

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  3. Zofia July 10th, 2018 at 8:16 pm

    I do not want anything from China I do not trust them.They making worse foods then USA farmers.Their GMO is killing people .No China food period.Nothing made in China. We have better food more healthy then China.

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