President Joe Biden is yet to announce a strategy for dealing with Beijing but is widely expected to renew pressure on trade and technology complaints that prompted his predecessor.
Biden meanwhile has been a strident critic of China's human rights record and analysts have predicted his administration will maintain a hawkish posture towards Beijing.
India may be the world’s pharmacy, but China has long dominated the manufacture of key raw materials used to make pharmaceutical formulations.
US has found that the Chinese have exploited every opportunity that they can - from technology theft to assertion of sovereignty over other countries territory.
The announcement gave no details of the meeting held as part of the 'Phase 1' truce aimed at ending a tariff war between the two biggest global economies that has disrupted worldwide trade.
China’s only other anti-dumping investigation of Australia effectively closed the China market to Australian barley in May through crippling tariffs.
Zhao said TikTok had done everything required by the US, including hiring only Americans as its top executives, hosting its servers in the US.
According to sources, India is closely monitoring another 250 plus Chinese apps over user privacy and national security violations.
For USA, Hong Kong and China are the fourth largest destinations for importing gems and jewellery after India, France and Italy.
India is happy to see Trump's tougher stances on China as well as historic adversary Pakistan but also feels demands, especially on trade.
President Donald Trump's administration complains Chinese tech development is based at least in part on stealing foreign know-how.
China, Trump said, has been taking advantage of the US for many decades because his predecessors allowed that to happen.
Beijing managed to keep Chinese economic growth steady in the most recent quarter despite a drop in exports to the United States.
The critical question is whether US and China can strike a deal by the March 1 deadline because if they succeed, a cloud will be lifted off the world economy.
Officials have been in talks nearly non-stop for a month as they try to overcome hurdles and agree on a NAFTA rewrite.