High-level trade talks between U.S. and Chinese negotiators are slated to resume in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, providing an opportunity for both sides to make progress on a deal before the next tranches of tariffs on Chinese imports take effect. China’s Vice Premier Liu He is set to meet with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Thursday and Friday, China’s Commerce Ministry said Tuesday, confirming previous reports of a mid-October resumption of trade talks. The months since negotiations fell apart in May have been replete with new tariff announcements and other policy-based retaliation. Each new update – be it by tweet, rumor or report – has sent markets reeling, as investors scrambled to recalibrate shifting odds of a near-term deal. “It is unlikely that sentiment will improve much if the talks break down in acrimonious recriminations,” Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG Group, wrote in an email Wednesday. “A better earnings season and continued soft Fed policy would help to mollify markets, but it is a trade war resolution that they really crave.” As of Wednesday, China was reportedly open to the notion of coming to a partial trade deal with the U.S., according to a report from Bloomberg… Read full this story
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