I laughed at the thought of many of you pulling your hair right now.
As usual, China said they were going to be buying “big” from our great American Farmers. So far they have not done what they said. Maybe this will be different!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 13, 2019
tweet at 9:46am: USTR SAYS ADDITIONAL TARIFFS ON SOME PRODUCTS WILL BE DELAYED TO DEC. 15, INCLUDING CELL PHONES, LAPTOP COMPUTERS tweet at 9:45am: U.S. TRADE REPRESENTATIVE SAYS SOME PRODUCTS ARE BEING REMOVED FROM CHINA TARIFF LIST BASED ON HEALTH, SAFETY, NATIONAL SECURITY AND OTHER FACTORS; WILL NOT FACE ADDITIONAL TARIFFS OF 10%USTR Announces Next Steps on Proposed 10 Percent Tariff on Imports from China The United States Trade Representative (USTR) today announced the next steps in the process of imposing an additional tariff of 10 percent on approximately $300 billion of Chinese imports. On May 17, 2019, USTR published a list of products imported from China that would be potentially subject to an additional 10 percent tariff. This new tariff will go into effect on September 1 as announced by President Trump on August 1. Certain products are being removed from the tariff list based on health, safety, national security and other factors and will not face additional tariffs of 10 percent. Further, as part of USTR’s public comment and hearing process, it was determined that the tariff should be delayed to December 15 for certain articles. Products in this group include, for example, cell phones, laptop computers, video game consoles, certain toys, computer monitors, and certain items of footwear and clothing. USTR intends to conduct an exclusion process for products subject to t
tweet at 9:37am: MOFCOM: CHINA, U.S. PLAN TO HOLD TALKS AGAIN IN NEXT 2 WEEKS tweet at 9:41am: CHINA COMMERCE MINISTRY SAYS CHINA LODGES STERN REPRESENTATION ON U.S. PROPOSAL TO RAISE TARIFFS ON CHINA GOODS FROM SEPT 1Sino-US high-level economic and trade consultations On the evening of August 13, Liu Heying, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Vice Premier of the State Council, and Chinese leader of the China-US Comprehensive Economic Dialogue, spoke to US Trade Representative Wright Heze and Finance Minister Mnuchin. The Chinese side has made solemn representations on the issue of tariffs on Chinese exports to the United States on September 1. The two parties agreed to call again in the next two weeks. Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan, Governor of the People's Bank of China Yi Gang, and Deputy Director of the National Development and Reform Commission Ning Jizhen attended the call.
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Stocks surged higher in a sudden move after the U.S. said it was delaying China tariffs until Dec.15 on items including cellphones and clothing. The U.S. also removed some items ...
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