• US president-elect has pledged a 45% levy on Chinese goods
  • Senior Beijing trade official says US must ‘honour WTO obligations’

China will defend its rights under World Trade Organisation tariff rules if US president-elect Donald Trump moves toward executing his campaign threats to levy punitive duties on goods made in China, a senior trade official has said.

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