The US is expected to announce hefty penalty tariffs against Chinese goods for stealing American intellectual property and selling it back to the US at dumping prices.
Washington has said it needs to see progress in trade talks with China before March 1 or tariffs will go up. Separately, Beijing has said the US should withdraw its arrest warrant for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.
President Trump and Chinese leader Xi agreed to a 90-day stop to new tariffs in a step to slow an ongoing trade war. The meeting came on the heels of a G20 summit that called for revamping world trade rules.
Beijing said bilateral talks were "very successful" and that it was "confident" a trade pact with the US would be reached in 90 days. President Trump welcomed a deal, but reiterated that he was "a Tariff Man."
China has demanded Canada release Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Huawei's founder, who faces possible extradition to the US. The tech firm is being investigated for suspected violations of US sanctions on Iran.
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