US-China Business Council urges tariffs cuts amid rising inflation, ahead of Biden-Xi meet

Ahead of Monday’s virtual meeting between US President Joe Biden and China’s leader Xi Jinping, the US-China Business Council, wrote Friday to US Trade Representative Katherine Tai and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, urging them to reduce tariffs on Chinese goods to provide relief to Americans amid rising inflation pressures, per Xinhua News Agency. The US business groups said: "Tariffs put in place over the last several years continue to disproportionately cause economic harm to US businesses, farmers, workers and families.”