Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump display the signed phase one US-China trade agreement at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AFPChinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump display the signed phase one US-China trade agreement at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump display the signed phase one US-China trade agreement at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AFP

Phase one US-China trade war deal signed by Donald Trump and Liu He, though most tariffs remain

  • Pact includes Beijing’s pledge to buy at least US$200 billion of American goods and services more than it did in 2017, over the course of two years
  • In return, US is to reduce tariffs on some Chinese imports and cancel duties that were set to take effect in December
Topic |   US-China trade war
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump display the signed phase one US-China trade agreement at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AFPChinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump display the signed phase one US-China trade agreement at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US President Donald Trump display the signed phase one US-China trade agreement at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
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