Fresh US tariff proposal threatens to disrupt commodity trade [REFILED]

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 02 August 2019

US President Donald Trump said additional tariffs against China will come into force at the start of September.

The United States will impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods entering the country from the start of September, according to US President Donald Trump.

The new tariffs could hit shipments of metals and minerals from China to the US and suppress commodity consumption in China.

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