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U.S. Trade Chief Says New Focus Needed as China Hasn’t Changed

  • Tariffs imposed by Trump failed to alter behavior, Tai says
  • Katherine Tai blasts China for failing to implement agreement
Katherine Tai on March 22.

Katherine Tai on March 22.

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U.S. trade chief Katherine Tai said it’s time to forget about changing China’s behavior and instead focus on rebuilding the U.S. industrial manufacturing base and making domestic investments to counter the Asian nation.