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US confirms tariffs on USD 60 bln worth of Chinese goods, with eye on technology

Friday 23 March 2018 | 09:21 CET | News
US President Donald Trump has confirmed the US is going to impose tariffs on USD 60 billion worth of Chinese goods. The news was announced on the official Whitehouse site, specifying the president will put into play a statute that gives him authority to take action in certain circumstances, when the US believes there were unfair acts, policies, or practices committed by trading partners. The tariffs will be heavy on technology and intellectual property rights. No further specifics have yet been given.

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