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US-China Phase One Tracker: China’s Purchases of US Goods

Chad P. Bown | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 09/25/2020

This PIIE Chart, originally published on May 18, 2020, tracks China’s monthly purchases of US goods covered by the phase one deal between the United States and China. Hexuan Li…

Supply Chain Shake-Up

Nareerat Wiriyapong | Bangkok Post | 09/21/2020

For decades, low-cost supply with minimal inventory were the key tenets of supply chain man...

No Winners in US–China Technology Divide

Jonathan D Pollack | East Asia Forum | 09/13/2020

TikTok and WeChat, two hugely successful Chinese social media applica...

USTR Lighthizer’s Great Leap Backward on Trade

Gary Clyde Hufbauer and Euijin Jung | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 09/01/2020

In his late...

How COVID-19 affects U.S.-China trade deal

Jianli Yang | Washington Times | 08/07/2020

With meetings planned for Aug. 15 to evaluate Beijing’s compliance with the...

US vs EU: A new transatlantic trade war looming?

Andrei Kadomtsev | Modern Diplomacy | 07/20/2020

In an article, carried by the newspaper Handelsblatt, a group o...


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