Friday, March 30, 2007

Economic Translations

News Headline: "US to impose penalty tariffs on China."

Quote: "The United States announced in an unprecedented decision Friday to impose penalty tariffs on China to offset government subsidies, as it grapples with a massive trade deficit with the world's most populous nation."

Headline translation: "US to impose penalty tariffs on U.S. consumers and companies buying products from China."

Quote translation: "The Unites States announced on Friday that it would impose penalty tariffs on American consumers and businesses buying products produced in China."


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