US President Donald Trump threatened extra tariffs from September 1, partly because China is not buying enough US produce. Photo: Bloomberg
US President Donald Trump threatened extra tariffs from September 1, partly because China is not buying enough US produce. Photo: Bloomberg

China disputes Donald Trump’s claim over US farm product purchases

  • Senior economic planner says agricultural orders have been placed, but if they are down it is due to market conditions, not politics
  • US President Donald Trump threatened extra tariffs from September 1, partly because China is not buying enough US produce

US President Donald Trump threatened extra tariffs from September 1, partly because China is not buying enough US produce. Photo: Bloomberg
US President Donald Trump threatened extra tariffs from September 1, partly because China is not buying enough US produce. Photo: Bloomberg
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