Chinese Ministry of Commerce spokesperson Gao Feng said that «equality and mutual respect» will be the basis of the next trade consultation with the US, during a weekly press conference in Beijing on Thursday.
«The economic and trade teams of the two countries will resume economic and trade consultations on the basis of equality and mutual respect as required by the consensus reached at the... Еще meeting of the two heads of states in Osaka,» stated Feng.
Feng expressed his belief that the two sides will find a solution to the current trade crisis «through an equal dialogue and caring for each other's reasonable concerns.»
The spokesperson also urged the US to «stop using state power to suppress» Huawei and other Chinese companies and to exclude them from its Export Control Entity List.
The US and China have been involved in a trade war, with the US imposing tariffs on billions of dollars’ worth of Chinese goods, with Beijing retaliating in kind.