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Technology The US now plans tariffs on more than 6000 Chinese products worth $200 billion -- here's what's included

10:21  11 july  2018
10:21  11 july  2018 Source:   msn.com

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with China , highlighting $ US 200 billion worth of items that are eligible for a 10% tariff on products imported from China . targeted in the first round of US tariffs on $ US 34 billion worth of goods which went into effect last week. Here ’ s a breakdown of the main items within each product category

" Tariffs on $ 200 billion in Chinese products amounts to another multibillion-dollar tax on The Trump administration is readying tariffs on another $ 200 billion US in Chinese imports, ranging Here ' s what ' s on the list. China soon after implemented retaliatory tariffs on its own list of

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The Trump administration has fired the latest shot in the ongoing trade war with China, highlighting $200 billion worth of items that are eligible for a 10% tariff on products imported from China.

Perhaps not surprisingly, the list is massive, spanning 195 pages.

A number of product categories overlap with ones that were targeted in the first round of US tariffs on $34 billion worth of goods which went into effect last week.

But the new list is impressive in both detail and scope, categorised by an extensive list of sub-indexes which align with World Trade Organisation protocols.

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A number of product categories overlap with ones that were targeted in the first round of US tariffs on billion worth of goods which went into effect Next, there’ s metals and machinery items, before the list rounds out with a range of different furniture and antique products . Here ’ s a breakdown of the

US President Donald Trump has announced import tariffs on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Chinese officials have suggested that planned talks between trade delegations from both countries will now not go ahead. “ China never said it doesn’t want to negotiate with the US ,” Yang Weimin, a

To start off with, there's a list of food and beverage products which runs for about 30 pages.

Then there's chemical products, electronics, and a huge list of fabrics. Next, there's metals and machinery items, before the list rounds out with a range of different furniture and antique products.

Here's a breakdown of the main items within each product category:

Food and beverage items: Seafood, dairy products, wheat and grain, nuts, dried fruits, fruit juices, mineral water, and beer and wine products.

Chemicals: Chemical-based products and concentrates which appear to comprise a vast number of elements in the periodic table.

Electronics: Various domestic electrical appliances, flashlights, lamps, ovens, microwaves, television and radio.

U.S. announces tariffs on $50B in China imports

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President Donald Trump is set to impose tariffs on another $ 200 billion worth of Chinese goods Here ' s a timeline of the US - China trade war so far: March 1: President Donald Trump announces tariffs April 4: China rolls out a list of more than 100 US goods worth roughly billion that are

“The $ 200 billion figure we 're looking at is roughly equal to their exports to us ,” a senior administration official said. “On Friday, in response to unfair Chinese practices, the United States began imposing tariffs of 25 percent on approximately billion worth of Chinese imports.

Fabrics: Leather, travel bags, fur products, wool, cotton, synthetic fibres, textiles, woven and knitted products.

Metals and machinery: Precious metals, alloys, iron ore and steel products, copper, nickel, zinc, tin, interchangeable tools, combustion engines, air conditioning units, hyrdolic jacks, cranes and pipes.

Vehicles: Bikes, tractors, trailers, cars, car parts and vessels (boats).

Furniture and antiques: Chairs, seats, couches, mattresses, tables, paintings, original sculptures, and lastly, "antiques of an age exceeding one hundred years".

All figures are in U.S. dollars

Trump administration ups ante in trade fight with China .
U.S. now considering slapping a 25 percent tariff on hundreds of billions in Chinese imports, ratcheting up tensionsThe U.S. has already imposed 25 percent tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese imports and is readying 25 percent tariffs on another $16 billion worth to punish China for allegedly using predatory tactics to obtain U.S. technology. The Chinese have retaliated in kind.

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