The U.S. is acting unilaterally and its behavior is against the principles of the multilateral, rules-based trading system, which should be of concern to all countries, not only China, said Geoff Raby.
Here are comments from some U.S. states affected by the tariffs.
Chinese President Xi Jinping proposed the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in 2013, calling for economic cooperation focused on connectivity and aimed at achieving win-win outcomes.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will pay an official visit to Bulgaria and Germany from July 5 to 10. Li will attend the seventh leaders' meeting of China and the Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC) in Sofia, and, in Germany, he will co-chair the fifth round of intergovernmental consultations between China and Germany.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's upcoming visits to Bulgaria and Germany will boost the comprehensive development of China-Europe relations, according to experts with leading think tanks.
The U.S. decision to slap tariffs on a slew of imports could have a dampening effect on Latin America's fledgling economic recovery, economists said.
Evidently, trade protectionism is now posing a real and serious challenge for global free traders and, if left unchecked, it is very likely to retard or even reverse the current hard-won world economic upturn.
With the U.S. administration seemingly determined to pursue a trade war with China, it is actually undermining international trade order and harming itself.
Despite achievements in reducing poverty, China must do more to help families cope with financial hardship caused by health issues, a senior official said.
Compiling genealogies and building ancestral temples are Chinese traditions. They connect people who have the same family roots and promote their sense of belonging.
The price of crude oil price surged to a three-year high on Friday. The high oil prices show that even if countries take up positions to stabilize oil prices, concerns about supply shortages still linger.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will pay official visits to Bulgaria and Germany and attend the seventh leaders' meeting of China and the Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC) in Sofia and hold the fifth round of intergovernmental consultations between China and Germany from July 5 to 10.
Lefby Poraiar was alarmed when she was told that Global Steering System (GSS), the auto parts maker in Connecticut she had been working with for 13 years, was on the verge of bankruptcy.
Seventeen years on, China's entry into the World Trade Organization (WTO) has proven to be a boost to the multilateral trading system and a great benefit to the world.
China released on Thursday the white paper on "China and the World Trade Organization (WTO)" for the first time since its accession to the international trade bloc.
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis is visiting China from Tuesday to Thursday amid tensions between the two countries over the South China Sea, Taiwan and trade.
China's achievements since its reform and opening-up are remarkable and will be remembered forever in human history, said Masahiro Kohara, professor at the University of Tokyo and former Japanese Consul-General in Shanghai.
After the Trump administration threatened to slap additional tariffs on goods from U.S. major trading partners, grievances have been aired on its home turf.
International scholars praised Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech at a two-day conference on China's foreign affairs, which elaborated on various topics, including China's vision to build a community with a shared future for mankind.
The United States and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea should adhere to the spirit of the Singapore summit and move in the same direction in order to achieve peace on the Korean Peninsula, an expert said.
Peru should make use of regional bloc the Pacific Alliance to boost its international trade, former Peruvian deputy minister of foreign trade, Luis Alonso Garcia, said Saturday, against the backdrop of U.S. President Donald Trump stepping up tariffs on imports.
As U.S. President Donald Trump deals with the greatest crisis since he's taken office in dealing with migrants from central America entering the U.S., Europe hasn't necessarily been peaceful either. The EU is facing the largest immigration crisis since WWII, as disagreement is spreading across the continent in regards to how to handle refugees and migrants.
The exchange rate of the yuan weakened to a five-month low against the US dollar on Friday, but analysts said they did not expect Chinese authorities to use depreciation of the Chinese currency as a way to help it gain amid trade tensions with the United States.
With the European Union's (EU) retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods kicking in on Friday, the transatlantic relations have doubtlessly reached a new low in the post-Cold War history.
The impact of ongoing trade friction will not only keep Chinese investors away from the United States, but also lead to a shrinking share in the huge Chinese market for US firms, experts warned on Thursday.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday he was "optimistic" that the U.S. and China could reach an agreement on a whole series of trade issues "in the not too distant future", prompting speculation that the U.S. may weigh resuming talks with China.
The U.S. government's recent move to impose controversial tariffs on imports from China shows it suffers from misconceptions about trade relations, a U.S. academic said.
The United States' capricious way of policymaking and holding "big sticks" for negotiations will do no good in solving problems and China has to take strong countermeasures, the Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday.
On Monday, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose an additional 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods. That will not only intensify the trade dispute with China but also contribute to new risks of collateral damage to the United States' economy.
Chinese direct investment in the US totaled $1.8 billion between January and May. That's a 92 percent drop compared to the same period in 2017, and the lowest level in seven years, according to a report released Wednesday by Rhodium Group, a US research firm which tracks Chinese direct investment in the US.