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The US authorities due to the outbreak of the coronavirus have imposed unnecessary restrictions on China, which creates certain inconveniences for the implementation of the first stage of a commercial transaction, said the foreign Minister of China Wang Yi, writes Reuters.
The Minister added that the United States should be mindful of the need to fulfill its obligations. He stressed that the first stage deal was signed on the basis of equality and mutual respect. “China is a country that steadily fulfills its promises, if we agreed, we keep our word,” — said Wang Yi
The politician added that the epidemic of the coronavirus will have a temporary effect on the economy of China. However, he was sure that after the country will cope with the spread of the disease, the consumer demand will be restored immediately, as the internal impetus to the development of the Chinese economy, and the volume of the Chinese market will continue to expand.
According to the latest data, the number of victims of coronavirus in China reached 1523. Just a coronavirus COVID-19 infected more than 67 thousand people have recovered from the disease more than 8.2 thousand.
An outbreak of coronavirus was first recorded in the Chinese city of Wuhan at the end of December last year. In addition to China, the cases have been detected in more than 20 countries.
The US and China on 15 January signed an agreement on the first stage of a trade transaction between the countries. Under contract for two years, China will spend on goods and services from the US $ 200 billion. The U.S. in return agreed to abolish duties on goods from China after the development of the second stage of the transaction.
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