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China Sees U.S. Delaying Dec. 15 Tariff Hike as Talks Drag

  • Delay of planned levies may help phase-one talks progress
  • Trade Adviser Navarro says there’s no indication of delay
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China Sees U.S. Postponing Threatened Dec. 15 Tariff Increase
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Chinese officials expect President Donald Trump to delay a threatened tariff increase set for Sunday, giving more time to negotiate an interim trade deal that both sides continue to insist is close to fruition despite a series of missed deadlines, according to people familiar with the discussions.