Some analysts predicted an interim deal after the meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, rather than an end to the trade dispute. Photo: AP
Some analysts predicted an interim deal after the meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, rather than an end to the trade dispute. Photo: AP

Ahead of Trump-Xi summit, China seen as having more to lose from prolonged trade war

  • Analysts say a temporary deal is likely at the Trump-Xi summit, but a more permanent solution could take a bit longer
  • But US would also lose if trade war leads to economic downturn

Some analysts predicted an interim deal after the meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, rather than an end to the trade dispute. Photo: AP
Some analysts predicted an interim deal after the meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, rather than an end to the trade dispute. Photo: AP
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