Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump signed the phase one trade deal at the White House in January. Photo: DPA Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump signed the phase one trade deal at the White House in January. Photo: DPA
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump signed the phase one trade deal at the White House in January. Photo: DPA

Coronavirus row won’t kill US-China trade deal, even as tensions rise, one of phase one’s top US negotiators says

  • Kelly Ann Shaw, until recently Larry Kudlow’s deputy at the National Economic Council, said phase one tensions are yet to reach a tipping point
  • Comments come as pressure piles on the nascent accord from both sides, amid speculation that US President Donald Trump will walk away

Topic |   US-China trade war
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump signed the phase one trade deal at the White House in January. Photo: DPA Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump signed the phase one trade deal at the White House in January. Photo: DPA
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump signed the phase one trade deal at the White House in January. Photo: DPA
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