CHINA-US-TRADE-SURPLUS - China-US surplus hits record, adding fuel to trade war
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Beijing, Oct 12 (AFP) China's trade surplus with the United States ballooned to a record USD 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 China if it does not blink.
China's exports to the US rose to USD 46.7 billion while imports slumped to USD 12 ...