China has lodged a complaint against the United States at the World Trade Organization (WTO) over U.S. import duties on Monday.

The United States began imposing 15% tariffs on $125bn worth of Chinese goods on Sunday, September 1st: the import duties target popular products ranging from cellphones and laptops to toys and clothes. China swiftly moved to retaliate with a 5% tariff on US crude oil; overall, China will introduce tariffs on $75bn worth of US goods.

Washington claims to be penali...

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