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Trump Says He Would Meet Xi Again, Hails China Soybean Purchases

  • President says China to buy ‘tremendous amounts’ of soybeans
  • Trade talks between Beijing and U.S. already underway, he says
Operations During Corn And Soybean Harvests As New Nafta Secures Some Exports
Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

President Donald Trump said he is willing to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping again on trade as he hailed the country for resuming soybean purchases.

“I just heard today that they’re buying tremendous amounts of soybeans. They are starting, just starting now,” Trump said in an Oval Office interview with Reuters.