China is going to eat our lunch? Come on, man. They can’t even figure out how to deal with the fact that they have this great division between the China Sea and the mountains in the east, I mean in the west.
Apart from the trade dispute, Washington and Beijing disagree on an array of issues, such as the territorial dispute in the South China Sea, alleged intellectual property theft, and the Belt and Road initiative.
With Trump being one of the most unpredictable presidents the U.S. has ever seen, it’s impossible to know which way he will go on this deal, especially amid a fraught relationship with the Chinese government due to trade policies and North Korea.