Tag Archives: CHina-US

China starts to impose additional tariffs on some US goods

09 September, 2019 9:54 am 9:54 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Sunday started to impose additional tariffs on some of the US goods on a $75-billion (61 billion pounds) target list, with effect from 0401 GMT. The extra 5% and 10% tariffs were levied on 1,717 items of a total of 5,078 products originating from the United States. Beijing will start … Read More

Asian factories slow as China-US trade conflict intensifies

08 August, 2018 10:03 am 10:03 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Manufacturing activity across Asia slowed in July, deepening concerns about the region’s economic outlook as an intensifying trade conflict between the United States and China sent shudders through their trading partners. A survey of purchasing managers released on Wednesday showed China’s manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace in eight months … Read More