US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He signed the phase one trade deal in January. Photo: EPA US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He signed the phase one trade deal in January. Photo: EPA
US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He signed the phase one trade deal in January. Photo: EPA

Trade war: China announces tariff cuts as part of phase one deal despite coronavirus outbreak

  • China will cut a 10 per cent tariff to 5 per cent, and a 5 per cent tariff to 2.5 per cent in efforts to implement the phase one deal signed with the United States
  • The products covered include automotive and agricultural goods including pork, chicken, beef and soybeans, chemicals, crude oil, whiskey, and seafood

Topic |   US-China trade war
US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He signed the phase one trade deal in January. Photo: EPA US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He signed the phase one trade deal in January. Photo: EPA
US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He signed the phase one trade deal in January. Photo: EPA
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