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The comments ran counter to recent speculation about a possible deal when Trump meets Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires this week.

USA light crude was up 33 cents at $51.96.

When the WSJ asked if that includes handsets like the iPhone as well as notebook computers, he said "Depends on what the rate is, I can make it 10%, and people could stand that very easily".

Trump said it is "highly unlikely" that he would accept China's request to hold off on raising the tariffs, according to the Journal.

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President Donald Trump is ready to go all out in his China trade war.

Economists at the Dutch lender Rabobank said the world economy could suffer badly over the next decade if the US-China trade war escalates further, with as much as 2% of GDP growth lost by 2030.

Beijing was hoping Washington would call off the planned increase as a result of this week's meeting between Trump and Xi.

And addressing the prospect of "winners and losers" in a new tariff game, he predicted that America is 'in far better shape to weather this than the Chinese are'.

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Trump said that the next round of Chinese tariffs will be on consumer electronics coming in from the country.

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he may cancel a scheduled meeting with President Vladimir Putin this weekend in response to Russian "aggression" against Ukrainian ships in the Black Sea. He declined to say what other USA officials will join Trump in the session.

President Donald Trump has repeatedly told reporters that tariffs on an additional $267 billion worth of Chinese goods are ready to go, should Beijing refuse to bow to U.S. demands and stop intellectual property theft. The two sides have been in negotiations for months, but Kudlow described them as being stalemated until just a few weeks ago.

Last week, Washington proposed stepping up scrutiny over technology exports in 14 key high-tech areas including artificial intelligence and microprocessor technology, a move many analysts believe was directly aimed at China. "They have to open up China to the United States".

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'We can buy from Japan and South Korea or develop our own.

Twelve of the Ukrainians were brought to a court in Simferopol, Crimea's capital, for a pre-trial hearing in which a judge ordered them held until January 25, pending trial, Russian state news agencies reported.

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