In typical fashion, China has responded positively to US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo’s expressed interest in visiting the country. The Ministry of Commerce issued an online statement on Wednesday affirming its commitment to dialogue in resolving mutual concerns and promoting constructive and pragmatic cooperation between the two nations.
The ministry noted that while it has seen media reports regarding Raimondo’s potential visit, it has not yet received any official proposals from the US side. Nonetheless, it emphasized the importance of maintaining dialogue and communication between the commercial departments of both countries.
The statement reflects China’s willingness to engage in open and productive conversations with the United States, despite ongoing tensions and disagreements on various issues. As the two nations navigate their complex and multifaceted relationship, such dialogues are seen as critical to finding common ground and achieving mutual benefits.