Results for - Tariff Man is back, and American consumers will pay for it!
3,137 voters participated in this survey
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would impose an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports starting Sept. 1, as talks aimed at easting tensions between the world’s two largest economies continue. Mr Trump tweeted that the tariffs applied to "the remaining 300 Billion Dollars of goods and products coming from China into our Country". Investors sold off well-known retail and tech stocks in response, because they would get hit hardest by the additional tariffs.
1. Do you support tariffs on Chinese goods being imported in USA?
2. "Tariffs are taxes on American consumers," said Rick Helfenbein, president and CEO of the American Apparel & Footwear Association. "The president's decision to proceed with adding these additional costs for hard-working American families is truly shocking." Do you think that most of the products will become less affordable due to the tariffs?
3. In your opinion, is it ethical for a company to charge more price to a customer just to cover the cost of tariffs?
4. President Trump criticised China for not honouring promises to buy more US agricultural products and attacked Chinese President Xi Jinping for failing to do more to stem sales of the synthetic opioid fentanyl. Do you think that China betrayed USA in the trade deal?