“We agreed, as a goodwill gesture, to postpone the increase in tariffs from October 1 to October 15,” Trump wrote on Twitter.
At the request of the Vice Premier of China, Liu He, and due to the fact that the People's Republic of China will be celebrating their 70th Anniversary ....- Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 11, 2019
.... on October 1st, we have agreed, as a gesture of good will, to move the increased Tariffs on 250 Billion Dollars worth of goods (25% to 30%), from October 1st to October 15th.- Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 11, 2019
He specified that tariffs will be increased from 25% to 30%.
The American leader also added that he took this step at the request of Chinese Deputy Prime Minister Liu He in honor of the 70th anniversary of the PRC.
September 3, Trump said that the United States "all is well" in trade negotiations with China.