Trump did not have to resort to tariffs. All he needed to do was make it very clear to Chinese leaders that there had to be significant changes made to the trade relationship...
Donald Trump vowed to add tariffs to $267 billion more Chinese goods if China retaliated.
Beijing has said before that its prepared to retaliate with even higher tariffs on American imports.
The retaliated tariffs on U.S. agriculture exports targets many farm states that have a political importance to the president.
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