China says trade communication with U.S. normal

Added On August 30, 2021

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday that economic and trade teams from China and the U.S. have maintained normal communication.

A ministry spokesperson said bilateral goods trade volume in the first seven months of this year surged 40 percent year on year.
During the period, China's imports from the U.S. jumped by 50.4 percent from a year ago, while exports expanded 36.9 percent year on year.
The spokesperson said that fully shows the economies of the two countries are highly complementary and bilateral trade cooperation is in line with the interests of the two countries and two peoples.
He added that China has always maintained that the imposition of extra tariffs by the U.S. will harm both countries and global economic recovery.