Trade Talks With China Continue, As Trump Shies From A Hard Deadline For A Deal

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, left, listens to Chinese Vice Premier Liu He at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing last week. The two will meet tomorrow as negotiations continue.

March 1 “is not a magical date,” President Trump said this week, about his self-imposed deadline when tariffs would spike. Whether a deal will resolve key structural issues isn’t clear.

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