August 11, 2020

Hong Kong imports to be labelled ‘made in China’: US customs

Washington (AFP) – Goods imported from Hong Kong must be marked “made in China” to be sold in the United States as part of Washington’s punitive response to a sweeping clampdown on the city, US customs authorities were set to announce Tuesday.Last month President Donald Trump retaliated to Beijing’s imposition of a tough new security law in Hong Kong by removing special trading privileges for the financial hub, which in 2018 sold goods worth $6.3 billion to the United States.Among the biggest categories of these imports were electrical machinery, precious metals and stones, and plastics.”With …

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