Will the USA impose any new sanctions or tariffs on China before the end of October 2017?

Deadline: Tue, 05 Sep 2017

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FT – Donald Trump rejected China steel offer that his officials backed

“Beijing proposed cutting steel overcapacity by 150m tonnes by 2022. But Mr Trump twice rejected the deal”

The Times – Trump puts US on brink of trade war with China

Sensationalist or true?

Daily Telegraph – Bannon’s comments (pre dismissal)

“To me the economic war with China is everything. And we have to be maniacally focused on that,”
Trump’s view now?

Business Insider – Trump’s trade threats are based on a deep misunderstanding of the US-China economic relationship

  • “President Donald Trump keeps threatening trade spats with China, then retreating.
  • A new report from the Institute for International Finance warns of the risks of a trade war.
  • Trump’s view ignores the benefits of open trade for the world’s two largest economies.”

BBC – What if Trump cut ties with North Korea’s trade partners?

Donald J. Trump ✔ @realDonaldTrump
The United States is considering, in addition to other options, stopping all trade with any country doing business with North Korea.

Forbes – Trump Fail On Trade

Philip Levy: Trump Fail On Trade: Why Negotiate With A Country That Won’t Take ‘Yes’ For An Answer?