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China-US surplus hits record, adding fuel to trade war
By Ryan MCMORROW
Beijing, Oct 12, 2018 (AFP) - China's trade surplus with the United States ballooned to a record $34.1 billion in September, despite a raft of US tariffs, official data showed Friday, adding fuel to the fire of a worsening trade war.
Relations between the world's two largest economies have soured sharply this year, with US President Donald Trump vowing on Thursday to inflict economic pain on Chi ...