Trump to sign phase one trade deal with China, announces planned trip to Beijing

Posted on AllSides December 31st, 2019
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President Trump said Tuesday he will sign a phase one trade deal between the U.S. and China on Jan. 15, 2020, at a White House ceremony.

Chinese President Xi Jinping will not attend the ceremony, but will instead be represented by high level officials from Beijing, Trump tweeted.

The president added that he plans to travel to Beijing "at a later date" to begin discussions on a second trade deal with China that addresses broader structural topics not included in phase one.

The phase one signing ceremony would bring...

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