Understanding China

If this was winning the trade war, I can see why people got sick of it. P45 famously tweeted, “trade wars are good, and easy to win”. He was obviously wrong about the last part. Claiming an easy victory before you’ve begun the fight is a rookie mistake for generals. Time for another strategy.

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Okie Dokie then, good thing we have a new guy with a new set of ideas whose going to deal with China so much differently than before. He had it all pinned up for that last 50 years he was in DC & didn’t mentioned anything about better trade & bringing back US manufacturing before but its showtime now! Now if we can only get him to stop talking about it. He’s going to wear it out if he keeps talking about it like he has been.

Fellas, the topic is understanding China. Start a new thread if it’s gonna evolve to us politics.

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The “Trade War” with China was lost long before 45 even thought about running for POTUS. Those who believed that believed Trump actually was a fighter for American manufacturing and could “easily” win a trade war on any level with any country, might have wanted to check out all the Chinese made Trump products before they considered 45 as a “Made in America”-MAGA guy,

In many ways we began loosing the trade war before it began, when Nixon’s visited China. All administrations since that time remained short sighted. China took that olive branch and unleashed it’s inherent-imposed ambition. All the while the west began it’s love affair with cheap consumer goods. Matson is one of the biggest and the oldest shipping company in America. What is the thrust of it’s present success? Importing high end clothing from China. It’s new liners are funded by America’s lust for high end clothing. US manufacturing on the level of the 50’s, 60s, & 70’s is never coming back. Niche manufacturing markets will come and go, ironically seeded by China in the USA, but we can not compete on any level with China. The reality is that no labor market of any country should endure the rigors, demands, working living & conditions of Chinese & Asian labor, but we accepted and supported it for ages and there is no possibility of competing and prevailing against it.

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Five posts above, I outlined a plan developed by smarter persons than me. Feel free to pick it apart point by point. Where are the flaws?

There’s a 7th point I didn’t add to the six, provided the farming states are swayed to go with the strategy:
7. Wait things out for one to two generations, until the combination of China’s demographic time-bomb and rising wages steer manufacturing elsewhere in Asia.

This is the hardest part. Americans are not known for patience.

Just a reminder that the world have changed and China more than most.
That is a FACT not “another dig at America”.

Don’t be sorry, be HAPPY!!!
Are you selling plots, or just the right to name craters and plains?

BTW; REC is manufacturing Solar Panel in a very large facility in Tuas, Singapore:
https://www.edb.gov.sg/en/our-industries/company-highlights/rec.html
No lack of environmental and other regulations in Singapore, as you may know.

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Who owns the moon? Now that is a hilarious question.

Outer Space Treaty of 1967 - Wikipedia

Trade is what makes the world go around.

China need some US imports:

And the US consumers need some Chinese exports:

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First fully electric powered public transport system in the world is in Shenzhen, China:

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The Chinese Communist Party celebrate it’s 100th Anniversary today:

70 years in power and 43 years since opening up to rapid growth and modernization.

Having murdered about 80 million of its own citizens in that period, perhaps they kept the murders for their special anniversary down to a mere dribble.

So the modern CCP can murder far more efficiently now with all that development and keep it hidden from its useful idiots in the west. The CCP is now coming for you.

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cant be bullied…that the motto of the ccp, we bully everyone.
Lets hope the people rise up and remove the ccp