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Trump threatens to raise China tariffs if deal isn’t reached

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  • President Donald Trump on Tuesday doubled down on threats to increase tariffs against China.
  • The comment cast further uncertainty on the fate of an interim trade agreement announced in October.
  • By covering more consumer products, any further tariff increases would hit households harder than in previous rounds.
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President Donald Trump on Tuesday doubled down on threats to increase tariffs against China, casting further uncertainty on the fate of an interim trade agreement announced in October.

“If we don’t make a deal with China, I’ll just raise the tariffs even higher,” Trump said during read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com