[Beijing 12th Reuters]-The Chinese Ministry of Commerce revealed on the 12th that it has already received inquiries about prices from Chinese companies regarding the purchase of rice products.
A spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce spoke at a press conference in Beijing. According to a spokesman, the US-Chinese clerks will meet soon to prepare for the next ministerial talks.
A spokesman said pork and soy were included in rice produce that could be imported by China.
China announced on November 11 that 16 items will be exempted from additional retaliatory duties on imported goods from the United States. President Trump expressed his intention to welcome China's measures, and announced that the US government postponed the October 1 tariff increase on certain Chinese products.
A spokesman for the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said that both sides hoped to create a favorable environment for trade talks.