U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping are expected to discuss trade at the G-20 summit in Argentina this week — a meeting closely watched for clues on where tensions between the two economic powerhouses are going.
"There needs to be a more level playing field," Gary Locke tells CNBC.
Gary Locke, former Commerce secretary and former U.S. ambassador to China, provides his expectations on the meeting between President Trump and China President Xi Jinping. Also Locke weighs in on growing tension between North Korea and the U.S., and how China may be able to intervene.
Countries in the region are nervous given Trump's tough talk on trade, said a former U.S. ambassador to China.