According to an insider report, there is strong resistance within the Trump administration in the White House to a withdrawal of existing tariffs. A final decision has not yet been made:
These resistances are likely to come from “hardliners” like US Vice President Pence (who attacked China again yesterday for its Uighur policy) and Peter Navarro:
But how does Trump decide? Either stand by his statements against China, which he made for months, or admit that he started out as Superman to end up as a cat in the bed (as with his policy towards Iran, North Korea etc.). Because he wants to win the elections? A too soft attitude towards China is in any case difficult to sell domestically. The US Democrats also agree that it is necessary to take action against China.