The US had a merchandise deficit of about US$347 billion with China last year. Photo: AP The US had a merchandise deficit of about US$347 billion with China last year. Photo: AP
The US had a merchandise deficit of about US$347 billion with China last year. Photo: AP

Can Washington narrow its trade deficit with Beijing in 100 days?

Beijing and Washington will spend three months grappling with tough trade issues that ignited Trump’s rhetoric on the campaign trail

Topic |   Trump-Xi Jinping summit: Business and trade
The US had a merchandise deficit of about US$347 billion with China last year. Photo: AP The US had a merchandise deficit of about US$347 billion with China last year. Photo: AP
The US had a merchandise deficit of about US$347 billion with China last year. Photo: AP
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