Economy Donald Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods, cites progress in trade talks Updated : February 25, 2019 05:51 AM IST Donald Trump said progress had been made on a host of divisive areas including intellectual property protection, technology transfers, agriculture, services and currency. Trump had planned to increase tariffs to 25 percent from 10 percent on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports into the United States if a deal were not reached by Friday 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.