US President Donald Trump announced the agricultural purchases after meeting Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping during the G20 summit. Photo: DPA

China won’t buy US agricultural products if Americans ‘flip-flop’ in trade talks – state media

  • Commentary suggests commitment to buy agricultural products that was announced by Donald Trump is not unconditional
  • Beijing also wants to see if Washington eases supply restrictions on Huawei before it commits to buying American soybeans, source says
Topic |   US-China trade war

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US President Donald Trump announced the agricultural purchases after meeting Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping during the G20 summit. Photo: DPA
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US President Donald Trump agreed to pause placing tariffs of up to 25 per cent on an additional US$300 billion of Chinese imports not yet subject to taxes after his meeting with Xi Jinping at the G20 summit last weekend in Japan. Photo: Xinhua

China insists US must remove all trade war tariffs as part of deal, says commerce ministry spokesman

  • US President Donald Trump previously said that he wanted some tariffs to remain in place for a ‘substantial period of time’, even extending beyond any agreement
  • Washington also urged to fulfil its promise made at the G20 summit to allow American firms to resume selling products to telecommunications firm Huawei
Topic |   US-China trade war

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US President Donald Trump agreed to pause placing tariffs of up to 25 per cent on an additional US$300 billion of Chinese imports not yet subject to taxes after his meeting with Xi Jinping at the G20 summit last weekend in Japan. Photo: Xinhua
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