China halves import tariffs on US refined copper, rare earths among other products

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 07 February 2020

China has halved tariffs on a slew of US-sourced metals and minerals including copper cathodes and rare earths.

By Archie Hunter, William Clarke, Hui Li, Justin Yang, Julian Luk

The reduced tariffs will come into effect on February 14, China’s State Council announced on Thursday February 6.

US products that formerly faced tariffs of 15% to enter China will be liable for a 7.5% levy, those...

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