Lighthizer, Mnuchin spoke with Chinese Vice Premier: Official

2:53 PM ET Tue, 9 July 2019

CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on news that U.S. Trade Ambassador Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke to Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and Commerce Minister Zhong Shan on Tuesday, according to a U.S. official. They are working toward ironing out a trade agreement between the world's two largest economies. The official said the sides will continue talks "as appropriate."