Robert Lighthizer

Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

China, U.S. stand by trade deal as coronavirus pushes relations to worst in decades

U.S. and Chinese economic officials struck a conciliatory tone during a call on Friday as they discussed the prospects of China fulfilling a Phase 1 trade deal that President Trump has threatened to scrap in the coming days as bilateral relations fray.
Economía Reuters Economía Internacional

Clamor grows for Trump to cut China tariffs in coronavirus response

As President Donald Trump scrambles for new ways to cushion the economic blow from the fast spreading coronavirus, industry groups, lawmakers and even some government officials are reviving a previous request: cut tariffs on Chinese and other imported goods.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Zhou Xin

Trade war: China to travel to US on January 13 to sign phase one deal

China delegation reschedules US trip after US President Donald Trump unilaterally announced January 15 date for ‘high representatives’ from Beijing to sign deal
Economía The Wall Street Journal - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Bob Davis

Trump Says He Will Sign Phase-One Trade Deal With China on Jan. 15

President Trump said he would sign the recently negotiated phase-one trade deal with China in Washington on Jan. 15—marking a formal truce in the U.S-China trade war—and would later travel to Beijing to negotiate a broader pact.
Argentina La Jornada- México Politica Latinoamericana Enrique Méndez

México, satisfecho con explicación de EU sobre agregados: Seade

16/12 - 17:21 - El subsecretario para América del Norte, Jesús Seade, habla a la prensa en Washington.
Economía Expansión - México Economía Internacional

EU y China alcanzan principio de acuerdo comercial

12/12 - 17:41 - Los negociadores estadounidenses ofrecieron reducir los aranceles existentes sobre los productos chinos hasta en un 50%, dijeron personas familiarizadas con las negociaciones.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Finbarr Bermingham

Trade war: China deal unlikely this week with US distracted by USMCA, but new tariffs not expected

Sources from Beijing and Washington continue to believe that tariffs planned for Sunday will be averted, due to economic pressure on both the US and China
Economía El País - España Economía Internacional Sandro Pozzi

Estados Unidos, México y Canadá negocian contra el reloj la ratificación del Tratado de Libre Comercio

Los tres países intentan incorporar las propuestas demócratas al acuerdo para desbloquear su aprobación antes de la campaña electoral en EE UU
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Wendy Wu

US-China trade war: Liu He, Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin hold phone call on core concerns over phase one deal

The two sides agree to continue communication about an agreement, Beijing says. Call suggests China is keeping trade negotiations separate from other disputes with Washington
Economía El Economista - México Economía Internacional Roberto Morales

Es “inminente” poder aprobar el T-MEC: Nancy Pelosi

La presidenta de la Cámara de Representantes de Estados Unidos, Nancy Pelosi, aseguró que la votación para ratificar el Tratado entre México, Estados Unidos y Canadá (T-MEC) está próxima a suceder y podría ser una plantilla para futuros acuerdos comerciales.
Economía Die Welt - Alemania Economía Internacional

China lifts ban on US poultry

A market worth over $500 million to US poultry farmers had been closed for five years following an avian flu outbreak. But now China has lifted the ban in order to fill a pork-shaped gap left by swine fever.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Huileng Tan

While US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal stops escalation, analysts not optimistic for more by year end

On Friday, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said the two economic giants have made progress in trade discussions and have come close to finalizing parts of a phase one deal. While the phase one agreement may halt the tariff war, it doesn’t mean that current tariffs will be rolled back, analysts noted. Analysts were not hopeful that the two sides can reach consensus on more issues by the of the year.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Wendy Wu

Donald Trump’s White House meeting with China’s top trade negotiator raises hopes for partial deal

Meeting with vice-premier Liu He could see new tariffs postponed and may help pave way for face-to-face talks with President Xi Jinping next month
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Amanda Lee

China confirms ‘considerable’ purchases of US soybeans and pork ahead of October’s trade war talks

Ministry of Commerce spokesman Gao Feng says Beijing is ‘preparing for positive progress’ next month in Washington. US President Donald Trump said that a deal ‘could happen sooner than you think’, just a day after blasting China in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Zhou Xin

China delegation’s cancelled US farm states visit ‘nothing to do’ with trade war talks, minister says

Vice-agriculture minister Han Jun said the planned visit to US farms in Montana and Nebraska was never confirmed and not due to failure in trade talks. Han says the cancellation of the visit was due to an adjustment in the delegation’s itinerary unrelated to trade negotiations es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino