US exports of goods subject to retaliatory tariffs in China were 26 per cent lower in the 12 months ending November than in 2017. Photo: AFP US exports of goods subject to retaliatory tariffs in China were 26 per cent lower in the 12 months ending November than in 2017. Photo: AFP
US exports of goods subject to retaliatory tariffs in China were 26 per cent lower in the 12 months ending November than in 2017. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump’s tariffs cost US companies US$46 billion to date, trade war data shows

  • Lion’s share of higher costs – US$37.3 billion – stemmed from duties on imports from China, according to Washington-based trade consultancy
  • Exports of US goods hit by retaliatory tariffs from China and other countries fell sharply and did not bounce back when duties were lifted

Topic |   US-China trade war
US exports of goods subject to retaliatory tariffs in China were 26 per cent lower in the 12 months ending November than in 2017. Photo: AFP US exports of goods subject to retaliatory tariffs in China were 26 per cent lower in the 12 months ending November than in 2017. Photo: AFP
US exports of goods subject to retaliatory tariffs in China were 26 per cent lower in the 12 months ending November than in 2017. Photo: AFP
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