Just ahead of another round of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China, President Donald Trump went to Twitter and threatened to increase the tariff rate on Chinese products. Trump said the tariffs on Chinese products is “partially responsible” for the strong U.S. economy. Trump also said the trade negotiations with China have gone too slow. There had been speculation that China would cancel its trip to the United States for the trade talks, but the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs indicates a trade team will be in Washington, D.C. this week.
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