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U.S.-China Trade Teams Far Apart on Reform Demands, Sources Say

  • Most of deal-making left for Trump, Xi, people familiar say
  • Trump said to consider 60-day extension for China tariffs
Steven Mnuchin leaves a hotel ahead of trade talks in Beijing on Feb. 13.
Steven Mnuchin leaves a hotel ahead of trade talks in Beijing on Feb. 13.Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

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The U.S. and China have made little progress so far during trade talks in Beijing, leaving much work to be done before President Donald Trump and his counterpart Xi Jinping look to seal a deal at a yet-to-be scheduled summit, according to people familiar with discussions.