China said trade protectionism will ultimately hurt U.S. interests.
That’s the thrust of a new white paper outlining the government’s views on its escalating trade war with the United States.
The report was released shortly after the latest round of U.S. tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports took effect. China responded with tariffs on an additional $60 billion in U.S. products – with each side showing no sign of backing down.
CGTN’s Owen Fairclough reports.
- Lu Xiankun served as a senior negotiator for China at the World Trade Organization.
- Merrill Matthews is a resident scholar with the Institute for Policy Innovation.
- Arthur Dong is a professor at Georgetown University’s School of Business and an adviser to U.S. companies in China.
- Yan Liang focuses on China’s economy and international trade as an Associate Professor at Willamette University.
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