He continued: "It is tough for Apple to pay tariffs if they are competing with a very good company that is not. I said: & # 39; How good is a competitor? & # 39; He said they are a So Samsung doesn't pay tariffs because they're based elsewhere, mostly South Korea, but they're based in South Korea, and I thought he came up with a very compelling argument, so I'm thinking
A new round of Chinese import duties is due to enter into force on September 1, raising electronics prices by 10%. This, according to Reuters, may include Apple's popularand . Apple's most lucrative products, such as MacBooks, iPads and especially iPhones, would have been spared, but these could be included in a new set of tariffs introduced on December 15.
Trump, meanwhile, as he tweeted "Dinner tonight with Apple's Tim Cook. They will spend huge sums in the United States Great!"  The United States signed a new trade agreement with South Korea last year, where electronics remained duty-free. Samsung has manufacturing facilities all over the world, in countries such as Vietnam, Indonesia, Brazil and China. However, it has scaled down China's dependence and shut down two phone manufacturing facilities in 2018. Only one remains in the country.. Apple does most of its research and development in the United States, but assembles most of its devices overseas. This seemed to be his preoccupation before meeting with Cook on Friday,
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