Trump says trade deal with China to be signed 'very shortly'

Alexandra Alper

Dec 21 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Saturday said the United States and China would "very shortly" sign their so-called Phase One trade pact.

"We just achieved a breakthrough on the trade deal and we will be signing it very shortly," Trump said at a Turning Point USA event in Florida.

(Reporting by Alexandra Alper; Writing by Jan Wolfe Editing by Leslie Adler)