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US delays 10% tariff on Chinese imports of mobile phones, laptops to December

Wednesday 14 August 2019 | 09:44 CET | News
The US has delayed imposing an extra 10 percent import tariff on mobile phones, laptops and other consumer goods until 15 December. The new rate against Chinese imports had been planned to take effect on 01 September. The delay gives the country more time to negotiate a new trade deal with China. 

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