China files WTO challenge to U.S. $200 billion tariff planStaff Writer | July 16, 2018
China announced it filed a World Trade Organization challenge Monday to U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposal for a tariff hike on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
Trade war It is an unusually rapid move for a trade case
It is an unusually rapid move for a trade case, coming less than one week after the U.S. Trade Representative announced the tariff plan, which wouldn’t take effect until at least September. ■