Chinese police officers watch a cargo ship at Qingdao in the eastern Shandong province. Should a full-scale trade war break out between the US and China, many countries would be forced to choose sides. Photo: AFP

Why forcing countries to choose sides in a trade war could benefit China, not the US

The decreasing importance of the US as both a source of imports and an export destination means many economies would be looking very hard at where the benefits will be

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Chinese police officers watch a cargo ship at Qingdao in the eastern Shandong province. Should a full-scale trade war break out between the US and China, many countries would be forced to choose sides. Photo: AFP
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