US President Donald Trump speaking in New York on Tuesday. Photo: AP US President Donald Trump speaking in New York on Tuesday. Photo: AP
US President Donald Trump speaking in New York on Tuesday. Photo: AP

China warned of ‘substantial’ trade war tariff increases by US President Donald Trump if deal is not reached

  • In a speech in New York, the US president reiterates that scheduled 15 per cent tariffs will be imposed on December 15 if a deal is not reached
  • Interim agreement expected to include a US pledge to scrap tariffs scheduled for December 15 on about US$156 billion worth of Chinese imports

Topic |   US-China trade war
US President Donald Trump speaking in New York on Tuesday. Photo: AP US President Donald Trump speaking in New York on Tuesday. Photo: AP
US President Donald Trump speaking in New York on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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