Plans for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet fell foul of the mass protests in Chile. Photo: APPlans for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet fell foul of the mass protests in Chile. Photo: AP
Plans for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet fell foul of the mass protests in Chile. Photo: AP

China stands firm on demand US lifts tariffs to reach trade war deal

  • Ministry of Commerce in Beijing insists that removing the levies is an ‘important condition’ for reaching agreement
  • US President Donald Trump warned earlier this week that he would make ‘substantial’ tariff increases if the two sides cannot resolve their dispute
Topic |   US-China trade war
Plans for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet fell foul of the mass protests in Chile. Photo: APPlans for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet fell foul of the mass protests in Chile. Photo: AP
Plans for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping to meet fell foul of the mass protests in Chile. Photo: AP
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