China's Vice-Premier Liu He and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer turn during a meeting with President Donald Trump in February. Tariff-focused negotiations will only produce discussions at cross-purposes. Photo: Reuters
David Dodwell
Opinion

Opinion

Inside Out by David Dodwell

Why the 13th round of US-China trade war talks may well be unlucky for some

  • Far from making America great, Trump’s tariffs have brought US manufacturing to its knees and failed to address the challenges of doing business in China. Going down that road will only produce a deal of little substance

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China's Vice-Premier Liu He and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer turn during a meeting with President Donald Trump in February. Tariff-focused negotiations will only produce discussions at cross-purposes. Photo: Reuters
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US-China trade war update: California is ‘Ground Zero’ for US-China relations, and how Vietnam is hurting a Chinese-free trade zone

  • Author Matt Sheehan talks about how the trade war is part of a much deeper change in US-China relations and China’s unique relationship with California
  • Inside a Chinese industrial park on the Vietnamese border, and how the exodus of companies from mainland China to avoid tariffs is causing strife for both nations
Topic |   US-China tech war

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