Did China’s trade negotiators make promises they couldn’t keep? US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer thinks so

//Did China’s trade negotiators make promises they couldn’t keep? US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer thinks so

Did China’s trade negotiators make promises they couldn’t keep? US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer thinks so

Chinese officials negotiating a trade deal with the United States might have offered concessions beyond their mandate, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Wednesday when questioned about why the talks might have faltered last month.Asked at a congressional committee meeting in Washington why the Chinese side walked away from the latest negotiations, Lighthizer said: “My speculation is that some forces in China decided that they had gone too far, went out beyond their mandate…

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