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Trump Preparing To Hit China With $200B In Added Tariffs

Law360 (July 10, 2018, 10:30 PM EDT) -- The Trump administration on Tuesday ratcheted up the trade war between the U.S. and China, releasing a wide-ranging $200 billion list of Chinese goods the government said it wants to hit with tariffs, from frozen fish to plastic pipes.

The president ordered the Office of the United States Trade Representative to begin the process under which tariffs of 10 percent would be imposed on thousands of categories of Chinese imports, according to documents released Tuesday by the federal trade agency.

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