Taiwan wants a trade deal with China to support its strong exports, but also wants to sign a pact with the US to diversify its trading profile. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen Taiwan wants a trade deal with China to support its strong exports, but also wants to sign a pact with the US to diversify its trading profile. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Taiwan wants a trade deal with China to support its strong exports, but also wants to sign a pact with the US to diversify its trading profile. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

Taiwan stuck at a crossroads with US and China over trade deals, facing conflicting prospects

  • Speculation has mounted as to whether China will allow its Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement with Taiwan to end amid rising political tensions
  • US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar also floated the prospect of renewing long-running US-Taiwan trade talks, but doubts remain on both fronts

Topic |   Taiwan
Taiwan wants a trade deal with China to support its strong exports, but also wants to sign a pact with the US to diversify its trading profile. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen Taiwan wants a trade deal with China to support its strong exports, but also wants to sign a pact with the US to diversify its trading profile. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Taiwan wants a trade deal with China to support its strong exports, but also wants to sign a pact with the US to diversify its trading profile. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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