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Tokyo expresses concern as U.S. announces fresh tariffs on China in escalating trade war

By Cory Baird
- via The Japan Times    Jul 11, 2018
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U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Tuesday proposed an additional $200 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods, rattling financial markets and setting off fears across the globe that the worst may be yet to come in the ongoing trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies.

The additional tariffs, outlined in a 205-page document, would impose 10 percent duties on a wide swath of Chinese goods, ranging from seafood products to...

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