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Americas Economic overview

April 2018

The energy trade between the United States and China could be hit hard if relations between them deteriorate further.

The US and China are embroiled in a trade war in which both countries have proposed imposing tariffs on various products. In April, Washington proposed a 25% tariff on almost 1,300 products imported from China. This was swiftly followed by China releasing a list of products it imports from the US, broken down into 106 categories, on which it intends to add a 25% levy. Washington considers...