United flies five times a day to Shanghai and four to Beijing. Photo: Handout United flies five times a day to Shanghai and four to Beijing. Photo: Handout
United flies five times a day to Shanghai and four to Beijing. Photo: Handout

Trade war hits demand but United Airlines sticks with US-China routes

  • Chicago-headquartered company runs more flights from the US to mainland China than any other airline
  • But executives admit demand is ‘weaker than we expected’ between the world’s two biggest economies, which are still in tariff spat

Topic |   US-China trade war
United flies five times a day to Shanghai and four to Beijing. Photo: Handout United flies five times a day to Shanghai and four to Beijing. Photo: Handout
United flies five times a day to Shanghai and four to Beijing. Photo: Handout
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