China sending trade envoy to Washington for talks
by The Associated Press
The two governments are poised to impose a new round of tariff hikes on each other's goods next week
BEIJING—China’s government says it will send a trade envoy to Washington for talks amid a worsening tariff dispute.
The Commerce Ministry said Thursday a delegation led by a deputy minister will discuss “issues of mutual concern” but gave no other details of an agenda.
The two governments are poised to impose a new round of tariff hikes on each other’s goods next week in a dispute over Beijing’s technology policy.