And it's removing other items from the list based "on health, safety, national security and other factors".
But the agency says it would delay the tariffs to December 15 on some goods, including cellphones, laptop computers, video game consoles, some toys, computer monitors, shoes and clothing. Shares of Apple, Mattel and shoe brand Steve Madden shot up on the news.
The additional 10% tariff on some $300bn worth of Chinese imports was set to be implemented on September 1.
Shortly after the announcement, Trump criticized China, claiming it has not lived up to the promises it has made during trade talks.
Technology investors welcomed news of the exemptions, pushing an index of chip stocks up 2.8%.
Police Reveal Cause Of Death Of Canadian Teen Killers
McLeod and Schmegelsky had not been seen since July 22 , just before police discovered their charred vehicle in a remote area. But last Wednesday, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said it believed the suspects' bodies were found in northern Manitoba.
Wall Street's main indexes had initially opened lower, adding to a global slide in stocks due to geopolitical concerns, with a Labor Department report also showing the core consumer price index rose 2.2 per cent in the 12 months through July.
The U.S. trade representative said the new 10% tariffs - part of a sharp escalation in Trump's trade war with China - would take effect as planned on September 1.
He also personally criticised Chinese President Xi Jinping for failing to do more to stem sales of the synthetic opioid fentanyl amid an opioid overdosing crisis in the US.
Earlier on Tuesday, China's chief trade negotiators, Vice Premier Liu He and Commerce Minister Zhong Shan, spoke to their United States counterparts, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. Mr Lighthizer and Mr Liu have scheduled another telephone call in two weeks.
According to lists published by the USTR, a broad category of items taken off a $200bn tariff list a year ago will be subject to the 10% tariff as of 1 September.
The witness suggests killing the suspect, while others tell the witness to stop and to wait for the police. He drove off later witnessing the men giving chase. "He was fearless, he was completely fearless.
Video after the shooting showed bullet holes in the front windows of two patrol cars and large holes blown in their back windows. A fourth officer responded and killed the driver during the shootout. "It was a long and horrific gun battle", the chief said.
Devastated: Sebastien and Meabh Quoirin, parents of 15-year-old Nora, speak at a news conference in Seremban, Malaysia. The charity issued a statement in which it noted that "it sadly seems likely" the the body is Nóra's.
Anti-Brexit campaigners have chosen to use the Scottish courts to hear their case because it sits throughout the summer period. The initial hearing to determine how the legal challenge will proceed is due to take place before Lord Doherty later.
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The Brexit crisis and the uncertain global outlook left the nation's economy on a "knife-edge" for the third quarter, he added. The data, which was worse than market expectations for zero growth, sent the pound sliding against the euro and dollar.
Meridian is arm's-length to the Company and this loan represented the Company's only secured indebtedness. CannTrust said it was notified on Friday, and has accepted the Canadian health regulator's findings.
While the Nerazzurri have no position for Perisic within their ranks, Bundesliga champions Bayern are happy to open their doors. Perisic was pictured leaving a hospital in Munich on Monday and told Bild: "Yeah, I just had the medical check-up".
But booming USA shale oil production continues to chip away at efforts to limit the global supply overhang, weighing on prices. Tensions between the United States and Iran were also seen contributing to firming oil prices, analysts said.
Wall Street falls on geopolitical tensions, recession fears
Monday's reversals provided another reminder of the fragile mood across markets, which have endured a tumultuous start to August. The spread between 2-year and 10-year Treasury yields narrowed to only 6 basis points, near its lowest level in a dozen years.
Sterling poised for milestone boot deal with Air Jordan brand
The Manchester City forward is reportedly considering a £100million offer from Nike in one of the most lucrative boot deals ever. The company entered the soccer market for the first time in 2018-19 by designing the kits for Paris Saint-Germain.