The U.S stock index futures opened slightly higher on Tuesday as the investors shrugged off the trade war worries between the United States and China.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average futures advanced to 26,076.21. Nasdaq futures opened higher at 7903.57 while S&P 500 futures rose to 2891.42.
The trade war between the U.S and China has escalated further as the President Donald Trump has imposed new tariffs of $200 billion on the Chinese goods. China has also hit back as it has imposed up to 10% tariffs on $60 billion of the U.S imports.