New tariffs would have jacked up the price of iPhones. Delay buys time for Big Tech

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge The United States will delay proposed tariffs on many consumer electronics imported from China, the Trump administration said today, giving a reprieve to gadget makers that are hoping to wait out a trade war between the two countries. A reprieve for gadget makers The Office of the United States Trade Representative said in a statement that it was moving forward with plans to impose a 10 percent tariff on $300 billion in Chinese goods. President Trump said in August that, after negotiations with China had stalled, the tariffs were set to be imposed on September 1st, a timeline that the trade representative said was still in place. The administration has already levied a 25 percent tariff on a smaller subset of Chinese imports. The... Continue reading…

New tariffs would have jacked up the price of iPhones. Delay buys time for Big Tech

With the season for announcing new products fast approaching, the US technology industry dodged a bullet after the White House pushed back new tariffs that could have forced companies to raise ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from CNN

US government delays tariffs on phones, laptops and video game consoles - CNET

The trade war over electronics is postponed for now.

Tue 13 Aug 19 from CNET

US delays tariffs on some Chinese-made electronics until December 15th

The Trump administration announced a tariff earlier this month on an additional $300 billion of Chinese imports that was to take effect from September 1st, but the 10 percent levy will ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Engadget

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Phones, laptops and game consoles get tariff reprieve until December

Electronics manufacturers are no doubt breathing a collective sigh of relief this morning at the news that the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has delayed tariffs on a number of categories. ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from TechCrunch

Trump delays laptop and smartphone tariffs until December

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge The United States will delay proposed tariffs on many consumer electronics imported from China, the Trump administration said today, ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from The Verge

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