US Commerce Secretary in Beijing for trade consultations


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US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was seen at Beijing's Diaoyutai State Guest House on Saturday afternoon, CCTV Mandarin reports.

Ross had informal consultations with Chinese officials in the afternoon and will have official talks with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He on Sunday.

The commerce secretary is on a three-day trip to continue consultations with China on economic and trade issues.

Liu is the chief of the Chinese side of the China-US comprehensive economic dialogue and is also a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee.