Trump Confident About Reaching Trade Deal with China
08 January, 2019, 00:18 | Author: Rachel Logan
China and the United States will hold vice ministerial-level trade talks in Beijing on January 7-8, as the two sides look to end a dispute that is inflicting increasing pain on both economies and roiling global financial markets.
Lighthizer's office was also responsible for the original report a year ago that laid out allegations of Chinese theft of U.S. intellectual property and formally kicked off the tariff process. So far, China and the U.S. have slapped tariffs on $300 billion worth of each other's goods.
The ministry said that it would host the USA team on January 7-8 for high-level talks, during which representatives of both parties will discuss "implementing the important consensus" mapped out by Trump and Xi.
"We have a massive trade negotiation going on with China".
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Beyond iPhones designed in California, engines made in OH or soybeans grown in Iowa, the trade issue the U.S.is pursuing is the protection of American technology in China. "Can they compromise? We'll see".
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USTR said the U.S. delegation would also include under secretaries from the U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Energy and Treasury, as well as senior officials from those agencies and the White House.
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