JC Penney said it is concerned that US President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs will ‘disproportionately hits women’s and girls’ apparel’. Photo: AP

US tariffs on China goods would have ‘striking’ affect on women, families, JC Penney says

  • Proposed tax increase ‘disproportionately hits women’s and girls’ apparel’, JC Penney says
  • American consumers will ‘pay higher prices,’ according to US retailer
Topic |   US-China trade war

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JC Penney said it is concerned that US President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs will ‘disproportionately hits women’s and girls’ apparel’. Photo: AP
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A SuperFireworks manufacturing facility in Liuyang city in China’s central Hunan province. The company has sales offices in the US, Greece and Russia. Photo: Handout

Will Fourth of July cost more next year, if Trump’s 25 per cent tariff takes effect on Chinese fireworks?

  • China is responsible for 99 per cent of consumer fireworks imported by US
  • Heightened regulation, rising costs have eaten into margins of the Chinese fireworks industry
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A SuperFireworks manufacturing facility in Liuyang city in China’s central Hunan province. The company has sales offices in the US, Greece and Russia. Photo: Handout
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