CHINA China to impose tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods

CHINA

China to impose tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods

By Dong Feng | People's Daily app

21:34, September 18, 2018

China has announced it will impose tariffs on $60 billion worth of imported products originating in the US. The tariff will be effective starting 12:01 pm Beijing time, September 24, according to a notice from the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council.

The tariff package will impose a 10 percent tariff on 3,571 items, and a 5 percent tariff on 1,636 items.

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China also filed a complaint to the World Trade Organization against the United States’ planned import tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods imported from China, a post on the Ministry of Commerce’s website said Tuesday. 

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