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Delaying trade deal until after 2020 election takes leverage away from China, Wilbur Ross says

8 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

Waiting until after the 2020 election to strike a China trade deal takes away some of Beijing's leverage, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said.
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Stocks slump as Trump says trade deal with China can wait

8 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune

U.S. stocks fell sharply in early trading Tuesday after President Donald Trump cast doubt over the potential for a trade deal with China this year and threatened to impose tariffs on French goods.
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Trump: Trade war with China could drag on past 2020 election

Trump: Trade war with China could drag on past 2020 election

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

President Trump on Tuesday warned that the trade war with China could drag on beyond the 2020 election, saying there's “no deadline” to strike a deal. “In some ways, I think it's better to wait until after the election with China,” Trump told reporters in London, where he was due to attend a NATO summit...
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Trump says US trade deal with China may have to wait until after 2020 election

Trump says US trade deal with China may have to wait until after 2020 election

8 monthes ago   |   By RT

US President Donald Trump says it might be better to wait until after the November 2020 general election in the United States to reach a trade agreement with China.
“In some ways, I like the idea of waiting until after the election for the China deal, but they want to make a deal now and we will see whether or not the deal is going to be right,” Trump told reporters in London on Tuesday.
“I have no deadline, no. In some ways, I think it's better to wait until after the election with China,” the US president added.
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Trump has no deadline for striking a trade deal with China - and says it might be 'better to wait until after the election'

Trump has no deadline for striking a trade deal with China - and says it might be 'better to wait until after the election'

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Donald Trump might wait until after next year's presidential election to strike a deal with China to end the trade war.
"I have no deadline, no... in some ways I think it is better to wait until after the election, if you want to know the truth," Trump told reporters in London on Tuesday.
He added that a deal depended entirely on him, and one could be done with a "flick of a pen."
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