Three to four weeks to know if China trade talks successful

President Donald Trump is usually offering a projection about how much longer Washington in addition to Beijing could be locked in heated trade negotiations.

“We’ll let you know in three or four weeks if of which’s successful,” he said Monday evening at a White House event, according to NBC News.

of which comes after last week’s trade talks in Washington concluded without a deal in addition to, instead, featured Trump hiking American tariffs on $0 billion worth of Chinese products via 10% to 25%.

China, for its part, retaliated with its own raft of tariff hikes on a wide-ranging list of American goods.

in addition to right now, investors are closely watching to see if the trade war grows even more punitive: The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is usually taking steps to prepare to slap tariffs on the remaining billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods coming into the U.S.