Trump threatens new tariffs on $267bn of Chinese goods

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Fresh package is ‘ready to go’ as $200bn batch nears and Apple warns the trade war will make its products more expensive

Donald Trump has warned that he has a new tranche of tariffs covering virtually all Chinese goods entering the US ready to go, as Apple warned that the US-China trade war will make its products more expensive for American consumers.

A package of tariffs worth $200bn is close to being imposed on Chinese imports to the US and Trump’s latest suggested round – which would be worth $267bn – would sharply escalate Trump’s trade war with China.

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