US-China trade talks to happen before Aug. 1 holiday, sources tell CNBC

2:09 PM ET Tue, 23 July 2019

American trade negotiators will soon head to China for face-to-face talks as the world's two largest economies try to strike a deal, sources told CNBC. The U.S. officials will travel to China for discussions sometime between Friday and Thursday, August 1. White House officials are eyeing a longer-term timeline to strike a deal to end a trade war between the world's two largest economies, two people who have met with White House principals in the last day said. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.