Re-Blogged From Stratfor
- The United States has launched its first major trade and investment measures against China, but they won’t be the last as the White House looks to make good on its protectionist promises.
- China will be compelled to respond in kind and may prompt the United States to retaliate in the process.
- As the United States moves forward with its aggressive trade agenda, the need to minimize the domestic fallout of its policies will restrain the White House.
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