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Andrea Shalal

U.S.-China trade deal cuts tariffs for Beijing promise of big farm purchases

5:52am IST

WASHINGTON/BEIJING The United States and China cooled their trade war on Friday, announcing a "Phase one" agreement that reduces some U.S. tariffs in exchange for what U.S. officials said would be a big jump in Chinese purchases of American farm products and other goods. | Video

China to buy $200 billion of additional U.S. goods over two years - USTR

4:35am IST

WASHINGTON China has agreed to buy $200 billion worth of additional U.S. goods and services over the next two years as part of a phase one trade pact to be signed in early January, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told reporters on Friday.

UPDATE 2-China to buy $200 bln of additional U.S. goods over two years - USTR

3:02am IST

WASHINGTON, Dec 13 China has agreed to buy $200 billion worth of additional U.S. goods and services over the next two years as part of a phase one trade pact to be signed in early January, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told reporters on Friday.

U.S. sets China trade deal terms, sources say, but Beijing mum

13 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING Washington has set its terms for a trade deal with China, offering to suspend some tariffs on Chinese goods and cut others in exchange for Beijing's buying more American farm goods, U.S. sources said on Thursday. | Video

U.S. reaches deal in principle on trade with China: source

13 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON The United States has reached a "phase-one" trade deal in principle with China, a source briefed on talks between the two nations said on Thursday, saying a statement from the White House was expected soon. | Video

U.S. reaches deal in principle on trade with China - source

13 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON The United States has reached a "phase-one" trade deal in principle with China, a source briefed on talks between the two nations said on Thursday, saying a statement from the White House was expected soon.

High-stakes White House meeting expected Thursday to debate U.S.-China tariffs: sources

12 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to meet with top trade advisers on Thursday to discuss planned Dec. 15 tariffs on some $160 billion in Chinese goods, three sources familiar with the plans said, as markets braced for potential negative impacts.

Meltdowns and touchdowns: How the U.S. scored a Canada-Mexico trade deal

12 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON Revising the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement took a year of acrimonious talks among Democrats, the chief U.S. negotiator and a labor union president - and may have set a world record for phones being slammed down in anger, according to one negotiator. | Video

U.S., Canada and Mexico sign agreement - again - to replace NAFTA

11 Dec 2019

MEXICO CITY/WASHINGTON Top officials from Canada, Mexico and the United States signed a fresh overhaul of a quarter-century-old trade pact on Tuesday that aims to improve enforcement of worker rights and hold down prices for biologic drugs by eliminating a patent provision. | Video

Meltdowns and touchdowns: How the U.S. scored a Canada-Mexico trade deal

11 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON Revising the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement took a year of acrimonious talks among Democrats, the chief U.S. negotiator and a labor union president - and may have set a world record for phones being slammed down in anger, according to one negotiator.

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