The US stocks were declining on Tuesday trading, when the Chinese government said it has made a complaint to the World Trade Organisation over US tariffs.
The S&P 500 dropped 0.5% shortly, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost nearly 1 % to 26146 points and he Nasdaq Composite fell 0.38% 7932 points.
Also the European indexes closed down: Dax-index -0,14 % to 11936 points, FTSE 100 -index -0,26 % to 7262 points and CAC 40 -index -0,33 % to 5479 points.
The U.S. imposed new tariffs on Chinese goods including clothing, tools and electronics on last Sunday as Chinese tariffs also took effect.
“We expect there will be continued volatility in the market over the next 30 to 60 days, said one market analyst according to Wall Street Journal.