From @realDonaldTrump | 53 minutes ago
tweet at 5pm: For many years, China (and many other countries) have been using the US for trade, intellectual property theft and much more. Our country has lost hundreds of billions of dollars a year to China, with no end in sight. tweet at 1
7.00: …. Unfortunately, previous administrations have allowed China to get so far ahead of the Fair and Balanced Trade that it has become a huge burden for the US taxpayer. As President, I can no longer let this happen! In the spirit of achieving fair trade, we must balance this tweet at. 17.00: … unfair trading conditions. China should not have set new tariffs on $ 75 billion of US product (politically motivated!). As of October 1, the $ 250 billion of goods and products from China, which are currently taxed at 25%, will be taxed at 30% … tweet at 17.00: … In addition, the remaining $ 300 billion of goods and products from China, which were taxed from September 1 to 10%, will now be taxed at 15%. Thanks for your attention on this matter!