Apple won’t be exempt from tariffs for products made in China: Trump

Apple won’t be exempt from tariffs for products made in China: Trump

Trump confirmed in a tweet that Apple will not get any relief for tariffs on parts made in China for its Mac Pro computer. On July 18, Apple asked the US Trade Representative’s office to waive 25% tariffs on 15 parts, including ones for the Mac Pro desktop computer. The public comment period for those requests closes on August 1.

Petri Fide
Petri Fide 6 months

Good... maybe Apple can get a good price on suicide nets around their buildings from the Chinese government.

Evil Smoo
Evil Smoo 6 months

Oh man, and I was really looking forward to spending all of my money on a monitor stand.

Sir_Kutz 6 months

Apple is a multi billion dollar company. They can easily absorb the tariffs. Of course they won’t and use that as an excuse to extort more money from their customers.

Michael Tatom
Michael Tatom 6 months

Fine with me. More incentive to come back to America.

Andrew 1010
Andrew 1010 6 months

Fuck you Apple.

Watheverable GRAMPS
Watheverable GRAMPS 6 months

Oh noes, the overpriced trash will get more expensive!

KC 6 months

Apple knew what they were doing. This is just more publicity for them so the cult followers will have more incentive to buy from them now!

Doppleman 6 months

Apple says Texas lack skilled labor? I have never associated made in China with skilled labor...

Ivan 6 months

Seems reasonable

Danny 6 months

Well why should they.

- Minus -
- Minus - 6 months

I still wonder on what the plan is for these companies if a war between China and the USA was to occur.

david dindu
david dindu 6 months

apple is all in for biden-khamala

FirstCensorshipThenJail 6 months

let's be honest those that use Crapple products are just communist supporters and activists. You know the fashion police of socialist media, the judges of wrong think.

coresofty 6 months


DScott 6 months

I have an Apple Watch and use Mac computers. But will echo most thoughts. If Mac doesn’t like it, invest in America first

Daddy Tito
Daddy Tito 6 months

You were already paying far far too much for their products.

Randy Souse-Git
Randy Souse-Git 6 months

Why would anyone expect Apple to get a waiver? Apple is neither as special or indispensable as Apple thinks it is.

Turn N Burn
Turn N Burn 6 months

Good, that's what they get.

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