If China and the U.S. want a war? Of course not. But will the structural pressures the two countries face lead to conflict? Yes.
Those who are familiar with Trump suggest this strategy is part of his famous ‘art of the deal’.
European countries have been consistent on their policy towards Huawei, preferring dialogue and inclusion rather than casting the company out.
Trump’s notion of “tariffs paid by China” is based on a mistaken framework.
The U.S. overbearing behaviors have raised opposition and criticism from major countries around the world.
The Chinese economy is facing great challenges due to the uncertainties caused by global economy slowdown and resurging protectionism. However, the country has been able to sustain its growth due to the measures that the government has taken to revitalize the economy and the push for economic stability.
U.S. hegemony undermines the foundation of cooperation
Concessions are a must for a China-U.S. trade deal and the global economy
In today’s globalized world, trade peace is a win-win condition that every country wants to have. The U.S.-instigated escalation of trade frictions makes world feel the chill of approaching “trade wars”.
Tariff war leads to lose-lose situation
Increased tariffs are aimed at China, but actually impact U.S. consumers
On June 2, 2019, the State Council Information Office issued a white paper to provide acomprehensive picture of the China-U.S. economic and trade consultations, present China’s policy position on these consultations, and criticize the U.S. unilateralismand protectionism as well as its backtracking on Sino-U.S. trade talks. The escalating economic and trade frictions and the recent crackdown by the U.S. on Chinese enterprises have brought unprecedented challenges to China and the U.S. 2019 mark the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, but also a crucial year in dealing with China-U.S. trade. Can China and the U.S., two major countries that have gone through 40 years of ups and downs together, weather the impact of a trade war? How do we view current China-U.S. relations? In the next 40 years, what will China-U.S. relations be like? New Problems in China-US Relations After U.S. President Donald Trump took office in 2017, China-U.S. relations faced many uncertainties. At the end of 2017, the White House released its first National Security Strategy Report since Trump assumed office. The report mentions China 33 times, arguing that China is a revisionist power and an adversary of the U.S. In 2018, the US provoked the largest ever trade war against China, and it toughened its stance on the Taiwan issue. “I think […]