US tariff

Despite Modi government's steps to stem fall, rupee again breaches 72-mark

The dollar rose against a basket of major currencies overseas, with investors cautiously awaiting news on the implementation of US tariffs on an additional USD 200 billion of Chinese imports.

published on : 17th September 2018

Asian markets sink on fears of fresh US tariffs on China

The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal said US President Trump had decided to impose 10 percent levies on USD 200 billion of Chinese imports and could make an announcement in the coming days.

published on : 17th September 2018

Trump's USD 200 billion tariff bomb to go off today, say media reports

The fresh tariffs are aimed at putting pressure on Beijing ahead of tough negotiations on its demand for technology transfer from US companies.

published on : 17th September 2018

Chinese companies flee overseas to avoid US tariffs

Chinese factories making everything from bikes to tyres, plastics and textiles are moving assembly lines abroad to skirt higher customs taxes on their exports to the United States and elsewhere.

published on : 11th September 2018

Donald Trump's China tariffs will hit our products hard: Apple

The company's US-made hardware products have taken it to become a USD 1 trillion company but those products are built in China which, in turn, creates thousands of jobs.

published on : 8th September 2018

China says retaliation ready if US tariffs go ahead

Some Chinese exporters say U.S. orders have declined, but Chinese leaders express confidence the economic impact will be modest.

published on : 6th September 2018

US to impose 10 per cent tariffs on another USD 200 billion of Chinese imports; Beijing vows 'counter measures'

The move comes after China retaliated against the US by imposing tariffs on USD 34 billion in US exports to China.

published on : 11th July 2018

Trade war: US firm on tariffs on China goods, Dragon to fight back

As reported earlier, the US has imposed 25 per cent duties on about $34 billion worth of Chinese products including industrial machinery, medical devices and auto parts.

published on : 6th July 2018

China's state media slam US trade announcement, say Beijing ready to fight

United States said on Tuesday that it still held the threat of imposing tariffs on USD50 billion of imports from China and would use it unless Beijing addressed the issue of theft of US IPR.

published on : 30th May 2018

White House wants 'concrete steps' before scrapping China tariffs

The White House tempered Donald Trump's praise of Chinese leader Xi Jinping's trade comments, saying concrete action was needed before Washington would consider scrapping tariffs against Beijing.

published on : 11th April 2018

China challenges US over steel, aluminium tariffs at WTO

US President Donald Trump decided in March to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, primarily to target China.

published on : 10th April 2018

China calls on world to stand up to US over trade

China's foreign minister called on the international community to oppose the United States' recent trade moves, saying they threatened global economic growth.

published on : 5th April 2018

China warns US it will unveil retaliatory tariffs soon

China warned the United States on Wednesday that it will announce retaliatory measures "in the coming days" after US published a list of $50 billion in Chinese products that will face US tariffs.

published on : 4th April 2018

US identifies USD 50 billion in Chinese imports facing tariffs

The move came a day after Beijing imposed duties on about $3 billion in US exports such as pork, wine and fruit, a countermeasure to US metal tariffs.

published on : 4th April 2018

Ready to fight trade war till the end: China to US

China imposed tariffs on 128 US imports worth USD 3 billion, including meat, fruit and pork, as retaliation against taxes approved by US President Trump on imported steel and aluminium.

published on : 3rd April 2018

US tariffs on steel, aluminum 'unacceptable', says Canada

Trump said on Thursday that he would impose 25 per cent of tariff on steel imports and 10 per cent for aluminium to protect the US industry.

published on : 2nd March 2018