With US president Donald Trump’s trade policy toward China becoming increasingly adversarial, a trade war between the world’s two largest economies is becoming a real possibility. An editorial published on China’s English-language news portal Caixin Global lays out a Chinese take on the Sino-US trade relationship. It also gives recommendations on how Beijing can avoid an economic tit-for-tat that, it says, will benefit no one. getAbstract recommends the concise opinion piece to everybody interested in considering the current trade confrontation from a Chinese perspective.
In this summary, you will learn
- How the Trump administration has taken an increasingly adversarial stance toward China on the economic front and
- What China can do to counteract US protectionism.
About the Author
Caixin Global is a Chinese news portal specializing in business and finance.