China on Sunday imposed tariffs of up to 25 per cent on 128 US imports, including pork and fruit, but it has yet to fire its biggest guns. Photo: AFP

US and China remain on brink of trade war, but the big guns have yet to be fired, analysts say

The tit-for-tat conflict could get nasty if Beijing targets key US exports, like soybeans, but a conciliatory path might prove more fruitful

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China on Sunday imposed tariffs of up to 25 per cent on 128 US imports, including pork and fruit, but it has yet to fire its biggest guns. Photo: AFP
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