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China to ‘Immediately’ Apply Measures Agreed in Trade Truce With U.S.

Posted December 06, 2018

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Agence France-Presse)

China has said it will immediately implement measures agreed under a trade war “truce” with the US.

The commerce ministry’s remarks came days after Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, agreed to give negotiators 90 days to resolve their trade spat.

Few details have been made public about what the two sides will negotiate, a lack of clarity that has unsettled stock markets.

“China will immediately implement the consensus both sides already reached on agricultural products, energy, autos and other specific items,” a commerce ministry spokesman, Gao Feng, said at a regular press briefing. Click here to read more.