This trade war will hurt millions of American small businesses and farmers. Illustration: Craig Stephens

Jack Ma: US-China trade war will kill jobs, opportunities and hope

Jack Ma says with Chinese consumers already a driving force of global trade, America – once a bastion of free and open markets – will miss out on lucrative opportunities by adopting a protectionist stance

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This trade war will hurt millions of American small businesses and farmers. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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Jack Ma

Jack Ma

Jack Ma is the lead founder of Alibaba and has been the group's executive chairman, a role he will step down from in September 2019. He is also the founder of the Zhejiang-based Jack Ma Foundation. He currently serves on the board of SoftBank Corp. He is also a member of the foundation board of the World Economic Forum, chairman of the Zhejiang Chamber of Commerce, and chairman of the China Entrepreneur Club. Alibaba owns, among other organisations, the South China Morning Post.