Illustration: Kaliz Lee

Why China’s dependence on farm subsidies is an obstacle to a trade war deal with the US

  • Prospects for Washington and Beijing reaching a deal to end their months-long trade war have dwindled as tit-for-tat tariffs have returned
  • But the stumbling blocks go beyond import duties, and China may not be prepared to cross its ‘red lines’
Topic |   US-China trade war
Illustration: Kaliz Lee