China to send negotiator to US for trade talks

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(Beijing) – China will send a top negotiator to the United States in late August to resume trade talks, the commerce ministry said, the first public meeting on the subject in weeks as the trade conflict intensifies.

Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen, the deputy representative on international trade negotiations, will meet with a senior US treasury official, David Malpass, at the invitation of the United States, the ministry said in a statement.