The Heat: US-China trade dispute


This week started with jitters on financial markets around the world after the United States announced new tariffs against Chinese products.

The U.S. branding one of its critical trade partners a currency manipulator is changing the nature of a dispute that began with tariffs and now involves China’s currency.

CGTN’s Owen Fairclough reports.

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To discuss:

  • Jim Moore is the founder and CEO of the Washington Institute for Business, Government and Society.
  • Jeff Moon is a former assistant US Trade Representative for China.
  • Yan Liang is an associate professor of economics at Willamette University.
  • Qinduo Xu is a senior fellow at Pangoal Institution.

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