China pushing Trump to remove more tariffs ahead of trade deal - Politico

(Reuters) - China is pushing U.S. President Donald Trump to remove more tariffs imposed in September ahead of the signing of the U.S.-China trade deal, Politico reported https://politi.co/2pG6B9M on Monday, citing three people familiar with internal discussions. Beijing is also pressing the U.S.

Reuters November 05, 2019 04:05:28 IST
China pushing Trump to remove more tariffs ahead of trade deal - Politico

China pushing Trump to remove more tariffs ahead of trade deal  Politico

(Reuters) - China is pushing U.S. President Donald Trump to remove more tariffs imposed in September ahead of the signing of the U.S.-China trade deal, Politico reported https://politi.co/2pG6B9M on Monday, citing three people familiar with internal discussions.

Beijing is also pressing the U.S. to remove a 15% tariff that was imposed on roughly $112 billion (£86.82 billion) worth of Chinese goods on Sept. 1, but no decision has been made, Politico reported citing sources.

(Reporting by Mekhla Raina in Bengaluru; Editing by Chris Reese)

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