A sharper depreciation in the yuan could help China counter, in part, the costs of US tariffs. Photo: ShutterstockA sharper depreciation in the yuan could help China counter, in part, the costs of US tariffs. Photo: Shutterstock
A sharper depreciation in the yuan could help China counter, in part, the costs of US tariffs. Photo: Shutterstock

Will a falling yuan ‘torpedo’ China’s trade talks with the US?

  • The currency has hit a 4-month low this week as tensions escalated between the world’s two biggest economies
  • A further slide of the yuan below 7.00 to the dollar could counter a new 25 per cent tariff on US$300 billion of Chinese goods exported to the US

Topic |   US-China trade war: All stories
A sharper depreciation in the yuan could help China counter, in part, the costs of US tariffs. Photo: ShutterstockA sharper depreciation in the yuan could help China counter, in part, the costs of US tariffs. Photo: Shutterstock
A sharper depreciation in the yuan could help China counter, in part, the costs of US tariffs. Photo: Shutterstock
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