January 16, 2020 / 1:57 PM / a month ago

Trump cites 'great position' for a Phase 2 trade talks with China

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks prior to signing "phase one" of the U.S.-China trade agreement in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday pointed to Phase 2 trade talks with China, a day after Washington and Beijing inked a preliminary Phase 1 agreement, but gave no other details about the next phase of negotiations.

“We are now in a great position for a Phase Two start,” Trump tweeted.

Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Jon Boyle

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