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On Monday Bloomberg published a story citing "three people familiar with the matter" that the US is prepared to announce the next round of tariffs on Chinese imports in early December if the mooted Trump-Xi G20 meeting does not go well.

If this is a coordinated negotiating tactic to pressure the Chinese to offer detailed concessions in advance of the pos…

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