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Article Date: February 2021
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China Tariffs Stay on for Now

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said that tariffs imposed on Chinese imports by the Trump Administration would remain in place for the time being pending a thorough review, in an interview on CNBC. Also being reviewed is the Phase 1 interim trade deal that halved List 4A section 301 tariffs and cancelled threatened tariffs on List 4B when it was signed in Jan. last year. China has fallen about 42% short of the $200 million in purchases of U.S. products and services that was required by the agreement. Yellen essentially confirmed that the Biden Administration was in no rush to roll ... Log in to view full article.


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