US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump’s trade war is ‘holding gun to the head’ of US economy, US-China experts say

  • Panel of US-China experts in Washington have said US President Donald Trump’s trade war has failed to fundamentally change China’s behaviour
  • Melanie Hart, from the Centre for American Progress, said that Xi Jinping’s authoritarian rule is contributing to China’s economic slowdown

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP
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