Eurasia Group | Throwing a wrench in the US-China trade truce

Throwing a wrench in the US-China trade truce

5 November 2019
US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping were all set to sign a “phase one” US-China trade deal. Then, Chile canceled the APEC Summit where they had planned to put pen to paper.

China and US politics analysts Kelsey Broderick and Jeffrey Wright provide updates on the status of the trade war, when and where Trump and Xi might finally lock down their truce, and Hong Kong protests, Taiwan, Huawei, and other issues that could stand in the way of progress.

To learn more, read US-China: The cool war, look at Politics in Pictures: a visual guide to US-China trade tensions, and watch It will be difficult for US and China to reach an agreement, says analyst.
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