The U.S.-China trade war is ramping up, with threatened tariffs and counter-tariffs. Major U.S. targets have included Chinese tech companies ZTE and Huawei, putting a spotlight on China's plan to become a technology powerhouse.
Trump campaigned on renegotiating current trade deals or completely abandoning those deals which he claims are one-sided. At the G-7 summit, however, Trump dropped a bombshell when he called for the elimination of all trade barriers. Was Trump being serious or was this some sort of grand starting point?