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The trade war between the US and China continues to escalate, with China slapping a 25% tariff on another $16 billion worth of USA goods.

The latest USA tariffs on 279 products, including motorcycles, speedometers and antennas, will also take effect August 23.

China responded by promising to hit $60 billion worth of United States goods coming into the country with tariffs.

Mr. Trump has continued to portray tariffs on foreign imports as good for the country, even as many Republicans and traditionally right-of-center groups preach their ills.

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China, however, would run out of USA imports to levy, as it bought only $130 billion worth of American goods previous year.

In March 2018, the USTR had released the findings of its "exhaustive" Section 301 investigation that found China's acts, policies and practices related to technology transfer, intellectual property, and innovation are "unreasonable and discriminatory and burden United States commerce".

The tariffs are aimed at industrial, rather than consumer, imports.

Customs officials will begin collecting the border tax August 23, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said.

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Americans who work for worldwide auto companies demonstrate against trade tariffs they say will negatively impact US auto manufacturing, on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. on July 19, 2018.

The U.S. levied 25 per cent duties on US$34 billion in Chinese goods on July 6, prompting swift in-kind retaliation from Beijing. China has responded with retaliatory tariffs of its own.

Among the products removed from the earlier list on $16 billion of imports were shipping containers, including those used by freight companies. And Mr. Trump has threatened to impose tariffs on virtually everything China sells to the United States. That's 24% of all Washington exports according to the Washington Department of Agriculture. It would likely have to impose penalties on US companies doing business in China to make up the difference.

"We're in a little bit of a fight with China right now", Trump said, before adding that the two nations would end up with a "fantastic trading relationship".

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Administration officials believe that the $505 billion Americans spend on Chinese products each year gives them leverage over China.


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