Reuters reports that US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says tariffs will stay in place until there’s a phase 2 of China trade agreement.
- Mnuchin says trump may consider removing tariffs under phase 2.
- Mnuchin says china has made strong commitments it will not manipulate currency.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Tuesday the united states would keep in place tariffs on Chinese goods until the completion of a second phase of a US-China trade agreement. “These tariffs will stay in place until there is a phase 2. If the president gets a phase 2 in place quickly, he’ll consider releasing tariffs as part of phase 2,” Mnuchin told reporters,
– Reuters reports.