31 May 2019

China vs USA: tensions rise

From The Panel, 4:37 pm on 31 May 2019

Tension has ramped up against China under The Trump administration, which has seen tariffs placed on Chinese goods - up to 25 percent on 200 billion dollars worth of goods.

Part of the backdrop is the blacklisting by the US of Chinese phone giant Huawei. China says this is 'naked economic terrorism'.

We ask Stephen Jacobi from the New Zealand China Council how we might be affected in the trade war.