The United States and China agrees to halt new trade tariffs for 90 days to allow for talks.
Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agree to halt new trade tariffs for 90 days.
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- The United States, Canada and Mexico sign the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement in Buenos Aires, replacing the North American Free Trade Agreement.
- China adds US$60 billion of US products to its import tariff list in retaliation to the United States' recent tariffs on US$200 billion of Chinese imported goods.
- The United States announces a 10% tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to start on September 24, increasing to 25% by the end of the year, and threatens tariffs on an additional $267 billion worth of imports if China retaliates.
- Deputy US Trade Representative Dennis Shea will represent the United States at the Group of 20 trade ministerial meeting in Argentina.
- South Korean President Moon Jae-in announces plans to create a Northeast Asian railroad community with North Korea, the United States, China, Japan, Russia, and Mongolia.