Economic analysis shows US President Donald Trump’s trade policies on China have hurt both countries. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen Economic analysis shows US President Donald Trump’s trade policies on China have hurt both countries. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Economic analysis shows US President Donald Trump’s trade policies on China have hurt both countries. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

US-China relations

Donald Trump promised a tough China trade policy, but few think it has worked

  • Trump famously tweeted that ‘trade wars are good and easy to win’, but after four years it is hard to say his China policies have worked
  • Allowing for the pandemic, many economists claim Trump’s trade stance has hurt the US economy as much as it has China’s

Topic |   US-China relations
Economic analysis shows US President Donald Trump’s trade policies on China have hurt both countries. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen Economic analysis shows US President Donald Trump’s trade policies on China have hurt both countries. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Economic analysis shows US President Donald Trump’s trade policies on China have hurt both countries. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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