Chinese tariffs on U.S. goods take effect from midnight Beijing time July 6 - source


BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese tariffs on $34 billion of U.S. goods will take effect from midnight July 6 Beijing time, a person with knowledge of the plan told Reuters, amid worsening trade tensions between the world's two largest economies.Washington has said it would implement tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese imports on July 6, and Beijing has vowed to retaliate on the same day.

However, the 12-hour time difference puts Beijing ahead in terms of actually implementing the tariffs."Our measures are equal and being equal means that if the U.S..

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