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US-China trade friction hurting world economic chain: Chinese scholars

Reuters China Jun 14, 2019, 02.45 PM (IST)

Scholars and experts expressed their views that no one will benefit from the trade tensions between China and the United States when they gathered in Beijing Thursday for a symposium on China-US trade ties organized by Tsinghua University. In the name of protecting domestic industries, Washington has placed steep tariffs on billions of US dollars' worth of products from China, a heavy blow to the two countries' economic and trade relations.