Economy China may hike tariffs on US pork, aluminum, other goods Updated : March 24, 2018 06:33 AM IST The ministry also criticized Trump's decision to approve a possible tariff hike on billions of dollars of Chinese goods. The ministry slammed that as "trade protectionism" but gave no indication how Beijing might respond. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.