The two sides’ refusal to back down raises the prospects that no deal will be reached. Photo: ReutersThe two sides’ refusal to back down raises the prospects that no deal will be reached. Photo: Reuters
The two sides’ refusal to back down raises the prospects that no deal will be reached. Photo: Reuters

Donald Trump’s latest tariff threat raises fears that US-China trade talks will unravel as Beijing vows not to cave in

  • With both sides apparently unwilling to back down, investors and economists are worried things will spiral out of control ‘leaving the fish dead and the nets broken’
  • Chinese party heading to Washington for talks but state media reports that Beijing is unwilling to back down in the face of the US president’s threat

Topic |   US-China trade war
The two sides’ refusal to back down raises the prospects that no deal will be reached. Photo: ReutersThe two sides’ refusal to back down raises the prospects that no deal will be reached. Photo: Reuters
The two sides’ refusal to back down raises the prospects that no deal will be reached. Photo: Reuters
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