A screen shows the Dow Jones Industrial Average at the end of the day at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, as markets continued to react to uncertainty surrounding trade negotiations between the United States and China. Photo: EPA-EFE

US tariff threats rattle US stock markets, with major indexes all enduring sell-offs

  • Investors take two days of threats by Trump administration officials to heart, fearing Washington and Beijing will not meet Friday deadline for a deal
  • S&P and Dow each fall by more than 1.5 per cent, while Nasdaq slides nearly 2 per cent
Topic |   US-China trade war

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A screen shows the Dow Jones Industrial Average at the end of the day at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, as markets continued to react to uncertainty surrounding trade negotiations between the United States and China. Photo: EPA-EFE
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