He also gave an assessment of trade negotiations
The new trading fee in respect of a number of countries, including China, lead to billions of dollars in cash receipts to the U.S. Treasury. This was stated by us President Donald trump.
«The U.S. Treasury has received billions of dollars from the duties that we imposed on China and other countries that have not conducted business with us to be honest,» wrote trump on his Twitter page on Thursday, January 3.
The President also gave a positive assessment of trade negotiations that the US is currently engaged with other countries.
«Currently, we’re doing very well with the various trade negotiations that we conduct. Sooner or later it would have to do!» — stated in the published message.
In late December, trump said that he had held telephone talks with Chinese President XI Jinping and noted significant progress in dialogue with China on contentious trade issues.
The US President noted that if a trade deal between the US and China will be reached, it will become «comprehensive, it will affect all themes, the scope and the subject of the dispute».
In early December, XI Jinping and Donald trump at a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina have reached important agreements on stabilization of trade relations between the two countries. In particular, it was agreed that the United States for 90 days freeze the introduction of customs duties of 25% instead of the current 10% on Chinese goods worth $200 billion.