Blumenauer Applauds Biden Administration’s China Trade Strategy Following Critical Speech by U.S. Trade Representative Tai

October 4, 2021
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR)—Chairman of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade—released the following statement today after U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai outlined the Biden administration’s China trade strategy in a speech delivered at the Center for Strategic and International Studies:

“Ambassador Tai’s outline of the Biden-Harris administration’s new approach to trading with China is a laudable development in our bilateral relationship. Unlike the prior administration, this administration's commitment to partner with our allies around the world to hold China accountable will lead to more constructive outcomes. A worker-centered, holistic approach that emphasizes enforcement is more important now to the U.S.-China relationship than ever.”