Donald Trump says he may let March 1 deadline for brand new China tariffs ‘slide’ if deal is close to
“I may see myself letting that slide” for some time if we’re near a deal, Trump mentioned to reporters throughout a cupboard assembly on Tuesday.
Trump mentioned the US has a giant staff in China making an attempt to achieve a commerce settlement and that Beijing very a lot desires to make a deal.
Prime US officers arrived within the Chinese language capital on Tuesday earlier than high-level commerce talks because the world’s two largest economies try to hammer out a deal earlier than the March 1 deadline for the US to lift tariffs on US$200 billion of Chinese language items from 10 per cent to 25 per cent.
Extra reporting by Bloomberg
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