According to CCTV news, a spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce delivered a speech on the announcement by the United States of further raising tariff rates on Chinese imports to the United States on the 24th. Major Russian media have focused on Chinas Ministry of Commerces response to the USs intention to continue imposing tariffs on Huaqiang.
The headline of the Communist Youth League Truth Daily is bullying protectionism: China opposes tariff imposition by the United States. The full report reproduces a statement made by a spokesman of the Ministry of Commerce of China on the announcement by the United States of further raising tariff rates on Chinese imports to the United States. Russian analysts believe that Chinas current counter-measures are entirely legitimate in view of the USs increasing tariff practices.
In an interview with TV, Soronikov, director of the Institute of Modern Russian National Development, pointed out that in the face of the escalating economic and trade frictions against China initiated unilaterally by the United States, China will always firmly defend its own interests and fight to the end.
Source: CCTV News Responsible Editor: Dai Wenjia_NB12498