Trump threatens to hike tariffs on $200B of Chinese imports


(Worthy News) - President Donald Trump raised pressure on China with a threat to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods in a tweet that sent global financial markets swooning on Monday.

Trump’s comments on Twitter came as a Chinese delegation was scheduled to resume talks in Washington on Wednesday aimed at resolving a trade war that has shaken investors and cast gloom over the world economy.

Chinese government officials did not immediately respond to requests for comment. [ Source: Washington Times (Read More...) ]

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