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US-China: To trade or not to trade

12 December 2019
On 12 December, Donald Trump tweeted that the United States is close to a trade deal with China. The question is whether a deal can come before new tariffs kick in on 15 December.

China expert Michael Hirson joined our Global Macro Director Willis Sparks to discuss what both sides want out of a trade deal, which side holds a stronger hand, and whether Beijing has a favorite in the 2020 US presidential election.

To learn more, watch Trump wants trade deal enough to give in on tariffs: Analyst and It will be difficult for US and China to reach an agreement, says analyst. Also read Democrats face dilemma ont rade ahead of 2020.
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