As Trump’s first term ends, what has his trade war with China achieved?

//As Trump’s first term ends, what has his trade war with China achieved?

As Trump’s first term ends, what has his trade war with China achieved?

As the curtain falls on the first Trump presidency, it is timely to reflect on what has been achieved – or not. And nothing could be more at the heart of US President Donald Trump’s mission to “Make America great again” than an audit of his trade war on China. It is more than two years since his crassest, most significant and most costly claim: “Trade wars are good, and easy to win.” The shocking naivety of that statement still makes me shudder. But having declared war, he has fought it, and…

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