The cost of disposable PVC gloves made in China could rise if US President Donald Trump follows through with his threat to add 25 per cent tariffs on another US$300 billion in Chinese-made products, according to suppliers. Photo: Bloomberg

Chinese manufacturers must bite the tariffs bullet or think of long-term options to survive, says Seattle glove maker in Shanghai

  • Prior tariff threats created a run on disposable gloves in 2018, spurring companies to add capacity, according to Fred Crosetto, the founder of Ammex Corporation, a Seattle company that makes gloves in Shanghai
  • As new tariffs loom, some Chinese manufacturers are selling gloves at a discount
Topic |   US-China trade war

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The cost of disposable PVC gloves made in China could rise if US President Donald Trump follows through with his threat to add 25 per cent tariffs on another US$300 billion in Chinese-made products, according to suppliers. Photo: Bloomberg
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