Some Chinese companies have asked for tariffs on US agricultural products to be lifted. Photo: AP

Chinese firms ask for tariff exemptions to buy US agricultural products, state media says

  • Application for waivers a result of agreement reached by presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump in Osaka
  • Analysts initially cautious on whether China agriculture purchases will lead to a resumption of formal talks to end the year-long trade war
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Some Chinese companies have asked for tariffs on US agricultural products to be lifted. Photo: AP
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Jun Mai

Jun Mai

Jun Mai is an award-winning journalist covering China's political and social news. He writes about China's elite politics, general policies and social activism. He is currently based in Beijing.