US to delay new tariffs on Chinese electronics until December 15

The United States today said
that it is delaying until 15th
December this year, the
imposition of new 10 per cent
tariffs on Chinese
electronics, but going ahead
with new duties starting 1st
of September on 300 billion
US Dollar in Chinese goods

US trade representative
Robert Lighthizer, said in a
statement in Washington,
that the delay impacts cell
phones, laptops, computer
monitors video game
consoles and some toys,
footwear and clothing