Trump Still Wants Trade Deal With China: Adviser

Source: By Susan Heavey and Howard Schneider, Reuters • Posted: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump wants to continue trade talks with China and the Trump administration is still planning to host a Chinese delegation for further talks in September, a top White House adviser said on Tuesday.

“He would like to make a deal,” National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow told CNBC, adding that it would have to be the “right deal.”

“He would like to continue negotiations,” Kudlow said.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey and Howard Schneider; Writing by Tim Ahmann; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)