"I think that realistically that the two sides, there are substantive issues that remain to be resolved - subsidies, state-owned enterprise, reform, industrial policy in China - that go to the core of China's economic system", said Jacob Parker, vice president of US-China Business Council China Operations. That's very complex, by the way. These are American companies producing the products.
Another big hurdle is last month's USA blacklisting of Huawei Technologies Co on national security grounds, which threatens to cut off the Chinese giant's access to American technology.
The leaders of the world's largest economies arrive in Osaka from Thursday for the fourteenth meeting of Group of Twenty (G20).
He said that China is honest in continuing trade negotiations and managing differences with the United States, but negotiations should be based on equality and mutual respect and address each other's legitimate concerns.
"We've succeeded after days and nights of negotiations to have again, after all, a 19 to 1 declaration, where the 19 signatory countries of the Paris agreement commit to the same thing as we did in Buenos Aires", Merkel said.
Trump also said he did not discuss the case of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou, who was arrested in Canada last December at the request of the United States over allegations of breaching a us -imposed ban on dealing with Iran.
Modi, Trump agree to sort out bilateral trade issues
The Secretary shared with me the American concerns on Iran.For us it is important that global energy supplies remain predictable. For India too, after its foremost ally, the Soviet Union, ceased to exist it served its interests to move closer to the US.
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A Japan-U.S. summit meeting was held on Friday amid concern over the bilateral relationship caused by a media report that U.S. President Donald Trump had considered withdrawing from a security treaty with Japan.
The U.S. has been engaged in a global campaign to block Huawei from so-called 5G communications networks, calling the company a security threat.
The tweet came before Trump headed to South Korea, and he insisted he would have "no problem" stepping into the North with Kim if invited.
Ahead of the talks, Trump had said a fair trade deal would be "historic", but gave no details.
"I don't think the U.S. will remove us from the Entity List".
However, after the meeting on the sidelines of the main G20 summit in Osaka, he confirmed that the United States would not be adding tariffs on $300bn (£236bn) worth of Chinese imports.
"The U.S. administration must understand that they will lose, China will lose and then the whole world will lose if the two continue on the path of confrontation and resistance, but if they talk and cooperate, it would be a win-win situation of all", he told Xinhua.
It's not clear how much has actually changed after Trump's announcement.
It is still not clear what Trump means about United States companies trading with Huawei as long as there is no national security threats.