Hopelessly Behind

The PIIE US-China Phase 1 Tracker shows China is hopelessly behind commitments made to Trump for 2020.

Phase-1 Tracker by Category

Phase-1 Tracker by Category

In case you forgot, here are a few reminders of Trump's trade claims.

Trade Wars are Good and Easy to Win

Trade War With the EU

Don't Trade, We Win Big

Can't Lose

Think What Happens When I Win

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"Big Tariffs" are a tax on US consumers and importers of goods. 

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Trade Deficit in Goods and Services

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Promises Promises

Trump pledged to shrink the budget deficit and the trade deficit. 

How is he doing?

Mish

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