Odd, I swear they said this before.
In countdown to trade war talks, China ready to sweeten deal by buying American goods, source says
China is expected to agree to buy more American agricultural products in hopes of a better trade deal with the United States as the two nations prepare for a meeting between their top negotiators next month. A source familiar with the situation said working-level officials were discussing the text of a deal, which would be reviewed when Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He met US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Washington in October. The text is based on a draft the two sides negotiated in April, the source said on condition of anonymity. As part of the discussions, China has ... (full story)