China imports from US plunge in June amid tariff warfare

China’s imports from america plunged 31.four% in June from a yr earlier amid a tariff warfare with Washington, whereas exports to the U.S. market sank 7.eight%.

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Customs information on Friday confirmed China’s world exports sank 1.three% whereas imports fell 7.three%.

U.S.-Chinese language commerce has weakened since President Donald Trump hiked tariffs on items from China in a combat over Beijing’s know-how ambitions. China retaliated with its personal penalty duties and ordered importers to seek out non-U.S. suppliers.