Global EditionASIA 中文双语Français
Home / Business / China US trade tensions

Chinese and US working groups to maintain communication

By Jing Shuiyu | | Updated: 2019-08-01 17:27

Chinese and US working groups will maintain frequent communication before September ahead of the next high-level economic and trade talks, the Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday.

Ministry spokesman Gao Feng said in the most recent meeting, both sides discussed the reasons for the previous breakdown of talks and clarified the principles and methods for future negotiations.

Gao said consultations should be conducted on the basis of equality and mutual respect. It is hoped that the US will show sincerity in future talks, he said at a news conference.

Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He, US trade representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Shanghai on Tuesday and Wednesday held the 12th round high-level Sino-US trade negotiations.

Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349