Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Trade war US and China inch toward compromise as domestic pressures mount Beijing spares farm products while Trump flirts with idea of interim deal The willingness of U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to compromise will be tested in upcoming high-level trade talks. (Montage by Ken Kobayashi)
TAISEI HOYAMA and ISSAKU HARADA, Nikkei staff writers September 14, 2019 03:04 JST | China
WASHINGTON/BEIJING -- Domestic political and economic pressures have pushed leaders in the U.S. and China to take baby steps toward bridging their deep divide over trade.
Beijing extended an olive branch Friday by saying it will exempt soybeans, pork and other U.S. farm products from retaliatory tariffs.
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