U.S. Chamber of Commerce rejects Trump call on business with China
WASHINGTON, Aug 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce
rebuffed President Donald Trump's call Friday that U.S.
businesses begin immediately looking for alternatives for
operations in China after China said it was imposing new
"While we share the president’s frustration, we believe that
continued, constructive engagement is the right way forward,"
said Myron Brilliant, executive vice president and head of
international Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce in a statement,
urging both sides to quickly reach a trade deal. "Time is of the
essence. We do not want to see a further deterioration of
(Reporting by David Shepardson
Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
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