U.S. Treasury says China trade talks 'nowhere near completion'
WASHINGTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - A U.S. Treasury spokesman
said on Thursday that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S.
Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer have not made any
recommendations with respect to tariffs on Chinese goods after
it was reported Mnuchin discussed lifting some or all of the
tariffs imposed on Chinese imports.
"This is an ongoing process with the Chinese that is nowhere
near completion," the spokesman said.
Mnuchin discussed offering a tariff rollback during trade
discussions scheduled for Jan. 30, the Wall Street Journal
reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the internal
(Reporting by Chris Sanders
Editing by Leslie Adler)
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