China does not want an increase in tariffs

Is This the End of the WTO as We Know It

Is This the End of the WTO as We Know It

China's economy was slowing even before the US tariffs began depressing demand for its exports, so the trade war is making a hard situation worse for Xi. If confirmed that would be right around the time Trump is slated to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for nuclear talks.

The next round of US-China trade talks will resume Wednesday and Thursday in Washington to try to find a way out of the tariff battle between the two powers.

Trump said the talks "are going well with good intent and spirit on both sides" ahead of a March 1 deadline when new tariffs would take effect.

This round of talks is scheduled for two days from January 30th to 31st.

Meanwhile, Mr Trump, a self-described "Tariff Man", rejected a previous proposal from Beijing to resolve the dispute with increased purchases of United States goods.

Trump said in one of his morning tweets: "Tariffs on the 'dumping" of Steel in the United States have totally revived our Steel Industry.

The Republican president set a high bar for any agreement in the current round of talks, writing on Twitter, "China's representatives and I are trying to do a complete deal leaving NOTHING unresolved on the table".

"Looking for China to open their Markets not only to Financial Services, which they are now doing, but also to our Manufacturing, Farmers and other USA businesses and industries". A uniformed U.S. Secret Service officer was injured as an unnamed individual was arrested for attempting to "impede the progress" of the Chinese delegation's motorcade near the White House.

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Beijing and Washington have been engaged in a trade war since Trump announced in June that $50 billion worth of Chinese goods would be subject to 25 percent tariffs in a bid to fix the US-Chinese trade deficit.

While a breakthrough deal is seen as unlikely from this round of negotiations, the White House has said a concluding statement will be released on the progress they've made on core issues such as Chinese technology transfers and intellectual property practices, market access and Beijing's pledge to buy more American goods. "All of the many problems are being discussed and will be hopefully resolved".

U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the global trade body if it doesn't "shape up".

But US officials don't believe that this will hinder the trade negotiations. Beijing, in response, retaliated with tariffs against USA products.

The administration has imposed tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese imports; Beijing has retaliated with import taxes on $110 billion in US goods.

By March 1, China may commit to opening its market significantly to US products, especially in the agricultural sector and delivering foreign investment reform that ends forced technology transfer, she said.

His goal in the talks is to force the Asian giant to put an end to trade policies the U.S. deems "unfair", especially the theft or forced transfer of American technology, obliging USA firms to form joint ventures with local partners, and state subsidies for industry. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross have insisted there is no link between the trade talks and Huawei case.

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