The coronavirus pandemic has delayed the implementation of intellectual property guarantees made by China as part of the phase one trade deal. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: China yet to meet key phase one trade deal target due to Covid-19 lockdown

  • China was due to release intellectual property action plan 30 working days after phase one trade deal came into force on February 15
  • US officials said to be ‘frustrated’, but content with progress on agricultural purchases and market access
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The coronavirus pandemic has delayed the implementation of intellectual property guarantees made by China as part of the phase one trade deal. Photo: EPA-EFE
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