Eurasia Group | US-China trade truce is not a US-China trade deal

US-China trade truce is not a US-China trade deal

2 July 2019

US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping reached a truce in their trade dispute at the G20 summit in Japan. But that doesn't mean the trade war is over.

Eurasia Group's China and Northeast Asia Practice Head Michael Hirson and Global Macro analyst Leon Levy discuss what the presidents' agreement means, the future of Huawei, China's role in President Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the Korean Demilitarized Zone, protests in Hong Kong, and more.

Read about US-China in our Top Risks for 2019 report, and watch Michael Hirson's CNBC interview on why a US-China truce won't be indicative of "real progress" in the trade war.
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