3 months Trump says China talks ‘productive’; Beijing vows tariff retaliation MB |Biz
By Reuters MORRISTOWN, N.J. – US President Donald Trump said on Thursday that US and Chinese negotiators were holding “productive” trade talks and expected them to meet in September despite US tariffs on over $125 billion worth of Chinese imports taking effect Sept 1. Containers are seen at Yantian port in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China July 4, 2019. Picture taken July 4, 2019. (REUTERS / Stringer / MANILA BULLETIN) “September, the meeting is still on as I understand it, but I think more importantly than September, we’re talking by phone, and we’re having very productive talks,” Trump told reporters in ... more