Published: Dec 23, 2021
When the trade deal between China and the U.S. was signed in January 2020, there was some hope it would lead to a reduction in bilateral tensions and restore some balance to trade, but those goals are proving elusive as 2021 comes to a close.
Published: Nov 24, 2021
China pulled back on its already halting progress toward meeting its U.S. trade deal targets, slowing purchases of all types of goods covered by the agreement despite calls from the Biden administration for Beijing to adhere to its commitments.
Published: May 09, 2020
President Donald Trump cast doubt on the future of his "phase one" trade deal with China, one of the biggest accomplishments of his first term, saying Friday that he's struggling with Beijing in the wake of the global coronavirus pandemic.
Published: Jan 13, 2020
Treasury Department drops China's designation as a 'currency manipulator,' in further sign of thaw. WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department on Monday dropped China from a list of nations it alleges manipulate their currency values to gain an unfair trade advantage, greasing the wheels for the scheduled signing of a U.S.-China trade deal on Wednesday.
Published: Dec 13, 2019
BEIJING - China and the United States have reached agreement on the text of a "phase one" trade deal, China's vice commerce minister said in a late-night press conference Friday, a day after President Donald Trump signed off on the deal.