United States and China They are in the midst of such a trade war. tax increase to 1, another to c, and now Apple was forced to comment.
Rather, a small explanation: Recently, the US has imposed a $ 50 billion tax on Chinese products; Now the US government wants to tax another $ 200 billion and is considering taxing another $ 267 billion, which analysts say will affect virtually all categories of consumer goods. Such a move by US President Donald Trump would be to retaliate for what he calls "China's unfair trade practices."
Well According to the Bloomberg, Apple said that its proposal to tax imported products from China would raise the prices of some of its products, such as MacBook, Mac mini, iPad, HomePod, Apple Watch, AirPods, AirPort, Apple Pencil, Beats products, chargers and adapters in general. count some equipment and components that Ma imports to manufacture and assemble some products on US soil, such as processors and research equipment.
J a Reuters He said iPhones (in fact the phone category, one of the most imported from China to the US) have so far been spared, but if the $ 267 billion fee comes into play, they won't escape.
In a letter addressed to Office of U.S. Trade Representative (something like the US Trade Representative's Office), dated September 5, Apple asks the government to reconsider these measures and work to find other, more effective solutions that make the US economy and consumer stronger and healthier than they are. Never.
The company also said it invested more than $ 50 billion in US supplier components last year and was the largest US corporate taxpayer. She also reported that every Apple product "contains US parts or materials and is made with equipment from US suppliers."
If here in Brazil the prices will inevitably rise due to the devaluation of the real, there is the problem in the USA but also affect the pocket of those who want to buy a new product from Ma. It is not easy