Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin will be in China next Thursday.
While Trump portrayed China as anxious for a trade deal, his former economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said he believes it’s the U.S. that is “desperate” for an agreement.
China has previously offered to make major purchases of US goods, but the US side says it’s not enough.
Ceasefire in effect but the respite might not last: too many differences.
A 10% tariff increase imposed in July on US$200 billion of Chinese goods is due to rise to 25% on March 2.
Trump administration to escalate its tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports from 10% to 25% on March 2.
Charges unsealed Monday accused Huawei of trying to take a piece of a robot and other technology from a T-Mobile lab.
Vice Premier Liu He, was invited by U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
GAC Motor’s president spoke about the company’s plans at the Detroit auto show.
Trans-Atlantic relations have steadily worsened since Trump became president two years ago.
Both sides have agreed to halt their trade war while they try to work something out, but economists say they haven’t given themselves enough time.
Huawei and other Chinese technology companies that rely on Western technology are stepping up efforts to develop their own.
Trump and Xi Jinping agreed Dec. 1 to postpone more tariff hikes.
Canada’s foreign minister says US businesses are on our side.
It’s unclear if the arrest of two Canadians in China is retaliation for the arrest of Huawei’s CFO Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver.