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Mnuchin: Administration has phase-two China pact chapters 'dealt with’

February 12, 2020 at 4:40 PM
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer already have “dealt with” all potential chapters of a phase-two deal with China, Mnuchin told the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday. President Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He last month signed an initial deal between the two countries that is set to take effect on Friday. That deal includes commitments on intellectual property, technology transfer, currency and agriculture purchases, among other items. Trump has said a second-phase, broader trade...

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