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China’s technology policies, industrial subsidies and rules for state-owned enterprises are three key areas that must be addressed in subsequent negotiations between the U.S. and Beijing, according to the U.S.-China Business Council, which this week joined other business groups in pushing for more talks.

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Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) is taking credit for the inclusion of lobster in a list of agricultural products China has committed to purchasing in greater quantities under the terms of a trade deal signed this week.

The leading contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination blasted the initial trade agreement with China that President Trump signed on Wednesday, saying it will do little to address the real issues with Beijing or make up for the economic disruption caused by the trade brawl.

With his first trip to the U.S. as the European trade commissioner coinciding with the signing of a phase-one U.S.-China trade deal, Phil Hogan said on Thursday that the European Union would consider challenging the pact’s compliance with World Trade Organization rules.

Fifteen percent duties on roughly $120 billion worth of Chinese goods will drop to 7.5 percent on Feb. 14, according to a draft Federal Register notice released by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative on Wednesday.

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), flanked by Sens. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH), said on Wednesday that not having a deal with China would be better than the phase-one pact signed this week.

Under a phase-one trade agreement with China signed by President Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He on Tuesday, Beijing has pledged not to retaliate against the U.S. if it imposes remedial tariffs “in good faith,” to drastically reduce approval times for biotechnology traits and to institute criminal penalties for intellectual property violations.

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Monday sent President Trump a letter demanding more information about a phase-one trade deal with China, which he called a “weak agreement” that “fails to address the structural inequities” between the two countries.