Deputy US trade representative Jeffrey Gerrish (centre) is leading the vice-ministerial level delegation from the United States in Beijing this week. Photo: AP

China, US will ‘come up with something’ to defuse trade war, Hong Kong scholar predicts

  • Vice-ministerial level delegation from the United States in Beijing for two days of face-to-face talks on Monday and Tuesday
  • Lawrence J. Lau ‘confident’ truce agreed between President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump will lead to further de-escalation of tensions
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Deputy US trade representative Jeffrey Gerrish (centre) is leading the vice-ministerial level delegation from the United States in Beijing this week. Photo: AP
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Zhou Xin

Zhou Xin

Zhou Xin co-leads the political economy team at the Post. He mainly covers economic stories but also writes about Chinese politics and diplomacy. He has previously worked for Reuters and Bloomberg in Beijing.