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Trump, Xi may meet at G20 summit in Argentina in Nov

Press Trust of India  |  Washington 

American and Chinese officials are holding talks for a possible meeting between and Chinese at the summit in in late November, the said Thursday, as the world's two largest economies clash over trade.

told reporters that a meeting between the two leaders at in is under discussion.

"I know it's under discussion and has been for a while," Kudlow said.

Kudlow, however, said that it is for the and the to discuss about it.

"Just don't want to put adjectives or adverbs. I know it is under discussion, he said.

"It's not just logistics. They are going to be in the same city. It's the agendas, who is going to be in there, those kinds of things. My view is it's better to talk than not to talk," Kudlow said.

A trade conflict between and the US has escalated as the two countries slap mounting tariffs on imports.

Trump is pressing to improve trading conditions for US products and to end what US businesses say is widespread theft of their intellectual property.

The has imposed duties on USD 200 billion worth of goods from China, prompting to put tariffs on USD 60 billion worth of U.S. goods.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, October 12 2018. 00:40 IST
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