Business leaders at the signing ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters Business leaders at the signing ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Business leaders at the signing ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters

Deals galore for US firms from Trump’s China trip, but are the real trade problems being glossed over?

Analysts note that many of the deals in the US$253 billion package lack detail or are simply agreements to talk further, and they do not address the deep-rooted structural issues behind the two countries’ trade imbalance

Topic |   US-China relations
Business leaders at the signing ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters Business leaders at the signing ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Business leaders at the signing ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
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