On September 1, the U.S. imposed a 15% levy on more than $125 billion in Chinese imports including smart speakers, Bluetooth headphones, books, babies' nappies and many types of footwear.
In response, Beijing imposed their own tariffs on US imports, ranging from 10 percent and 5 percent on a variety of American-made goods.
China has issued its own tit-for-tat tariffs, taxing about $120 billion worth of U.S. goods. Some have been hit with increases a couple of times, while about $50 billion of US goods is unaffected, possibly to avoid disrupting Chinese industries.
The first round of tariffs in 2018 were on all imported washing machines and solar panels - not just those from China.
China has also introduced import tariffs on USA goods.
Tariffs of 15% on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and clothing are to take effect on December 15. China's Commerce Ministry said it "deeply regrets" the U.S. decision.
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday the United States wants "near-term" results from U.S.
China has taken a series of other retaliatory measures against the US, canceling purchases of soybeans, which is the biggest USA export to China, while imposing or announcing penalties on roughly $120 billion of USA imports.
However, neither side has backed off recently-imposed tariffs. According to diplomats, Germany, whose exports of cars and parts to the United States are more than half the European Union total, wants to press ahead with talks to ward off tariffs on automakers Volkswagen, Mercedes and BMW. China has asked its exporters to explore options in other markets instead of the US.
China's trade surplus with the US stood at US$26.95 billion, narrowing from July's US$27.97 billion, but still reached US$195.45 billion in the first eight months of this year, highlighting continued imbalances that have been a core complaint of US President Donald Trump in his administration's negotiations with Beijing.
Mexico on June 5, 2018 imposed tariffs of up to 25% on American steel, pork, cheese, apples, potatoes and bourbon, in retaliation for USA tariffs on Mexican metals.
USA and Chinese tariff hikes on billions of dollars of each other's imports have disrupted trade in goods from soybeans to medical equipment and battered traders on both sides.
Talks between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping earlier this summer ended without a deal. That demand will prove to be a hard compromise for the US, as Washington claims some tariffs must remain in place to hold Beijing accountable for any agreements it makes. -China trade talks in September and October, but cautioned the trade conflict could take years to resolve.
The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks prompted the USA -led invasion of Afghanistan, which toppled the Taliban regime. He urged the parties to the conflict and all those interested in peace to keep working to bring about direct talks.
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