A farmer plants soybeans in Springfield, Nebraska. Photo: AP

China suspends purchases of US farm products in retaliation for ‘serious violation’ of trade deal between Xi Jinping and Donald Trump

  • Trump’s levying of new 10 per cent tariff on Chinese imports was ‘a serious violation of the consensus of the heads of state’, China’s official news agency says
  • US must ‘have the confidence to implement the commitments to create the necessary conditions for cooperation in the agricultural fields’, report says
Topic |   US-China trade war

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A farmer plants soybeans in Springfield, Nebraska. Photo: AP
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