The news is by your side.

commerce secretary

US commerce secretary to press China to buy as allies seethe over tariffs

BEIJING: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross arrived in Beijing on Saturday aiming to secure more Chinese purchases of US goods and energy, days after Washington intensified pressure in its dispute with China and infuriated allies with tariffs on metals. Ross did not speak to reporters at his Beijing hotel on Saturday afternoon. He was scheduled to have dinner on Saturday with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, Beijing’s lead negotiator in the trade dispute, at the Diaoyutai State Guest House, a US official said. The two were…