The list includes agricultural products, minerals and consumer goods such as handbags, among other items.
Many others in the US are already feeling the effects of the tariffs. Until January 2017, Ivanka's products were made in factories based in China and Hong Kong; around the time of Trump's inauguration, they appeared to make a well-timed exit and moved to other foreign factories, such as those in Indonesia, Vietnam, and South Korea. "There is no justification for such action". China quickly responded by imposing tariffs on $34 billion in USA products.
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, responded to Lighthizer's announcement with dismay.
United States tariffs are the first stage in levies threatened by the Trump administration on a total of $450 billion worth of Chinese goods. The first round of tariffs covered Chinese products ranging from farming plows to machine tools and communications satellites.
President Donald Trump last month threatened additional tariffs against China if it retaliated.
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The US is now considering levying duties on a further $16 billion in Chinese goods, after a public hearing later this month.
The International Monetary Fund has warned that a full-blown trade war could undermine the broadest global upswing in years.
A CBS News poll from December of 2016, the month before Trump took office, found that 57 percent of Americans said they thought USA trade practices with other countries resulted in fewer jobs in the U.S. But Trump hasn't backed down, arguing that China's unfair trading practices are hurting American workers.
It said Corning was among the companies that would be affected by the higher duties.
Essentially, a trade war is a back-and-forth dispute wherein a country imposes tariffs on certain imports in order to restrict trade, reports CNN.