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Donald Trump set to sign US-China trade deal with eyes on election boost

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

China commits to buy $200bn of US goods and services Treasury secretary hails ‘very significant agreement' President Donald Trump is set to sign the first phase of a new trade agreement with China on Wednesday after two years of tension between the two economic superpowers that have rattled economies around the world. Related: Trump vaunts his China trade pact - but some say it's too little, too late
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Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says a 'phase 2' US-China trade deal will reverse more tariffs

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says a 'phase 2' US-China trade deal will reverse more tariffs

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

A phase-two trade agreement between the US and China would further ease tariffs between the nations, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC on Wednesday.
The comments arrive hours before the two economic superpowers ink a phase-one deal in the first major trade war deescalation since it began in summer 2018.
President Trump previously hinted a phase-two agreement would arrive soon , tweeting on December 31 that he'd travel to Beijing for deal discussions after signing the preliminary deal.
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