• Trump threatens tariffs on all $500 bln of Chinese imports

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    President Donald Trump said he was ready to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of imported goods from China, sending the U.S. stock market and dollar retreating. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • Trump's China tariffs could drive up the price of the Apple Watch and Fitbit trackers

    3 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    A new $200 billion round of tariffs on Chinese goods could have some broader implications for U.S.-based hardware companies. New government rulings on the Trump-imposed tariffs single out a couple of key devices buy name, including the Apple Watch, Fitbit trackers and Sonos speakers.
    Products like smartphones have thus far been unimpacted by fees leading to product price spikes, but other electronics could potentially be hit, due to what Reuters deems “an obscure subheading of data transmission machines in the sprawling list of U.S. tariff codes.”
    That's among the 6,000+ codes cited by the...
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