By  on October 11, 2019

The U.S. has shelved additional tariffs for handbags due to come into force next week after it struck a partial trade deal with China, but there was no relief for apparel and footwear.

After two days of negotiations in Washington, D.C., which saw President Donald Trump meet China’s top trade negotiator vice premier Liu He, it was confirmed that levies on $250 billion of Chinese-made goods, including handbags, would no longer rise from 25 to 30 percent, as planned, on Tuesday.

To continue reading this article...