China unlikely to sell off U.S. debt in trade dispute - China govt think tank researcher


BOAO, April 9 (Reuters) - China is unlikely to sell off its holdings of U.S. Treasury bonds at a large scale as a tactic in its trade dispute with the United States, a government researcher said Sunday.

Zhang Yuyan, a researcher at the government-run China Academy of Social Sciences, made the comments at the Boao Forum for Asia. (Reporting by Kevin Yao; writing by Elias Glenn Editing by Shri Navaratnam)