China, US sign record $253.5 bln deals during Trump visit


Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump attended a business exchange in Beijing on Thursday, the second day of Trump’s first state visit to China.

In the past two days, deals worth a total of 253.5 billion US dollars have been agreed, which sets a record for China-US trade relations.

Trump has brought more than two dozen captains of US industry with him on this trip. These major business figures represent energy, industrial, financial services and agricultural industries.