Radio Taiwan International
The economics minister, Shen Jong-chin, says trade war between the
United States and China will have little impact on Taiwan. Shen was speaking on Friday.
Shen’s comments came two days after the Trump administration announced its third wave of tariffs on Chinese products. Washington is planning to impose a 10% tariff on Chinese products worth US$200 billion.
The products on the latest tariff list involve the mechanics industry and wafer production. These are two industries where Taiwan is concerned about a possible impact. Shen talked about the government’s preliminary review. [FULL STORY]