US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer (centre) and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (left) met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing last week. Photo: EPA
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer (centre) and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (left) met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing last week. Photo: EPA

China’s electronics sector has the most to lose if US increase trade war tariffs to 25 per cent

  • The 90-day tariff truce agreed between the US president and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping is set to expire on March 1
  • Negotiators are set to meet in Washington this week, with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He set to again meet US counterparts Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer (centre) and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (left) met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing last week. Photo: EPA
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer (centre) and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (left) met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing last week. Photo: EPA
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