From News Blare :
While both the nations want to avoid escalating the trade tensions, US President Donald Trump may be desperate to sign and seal the deal, owing to elections back home in 2020. Clark Packard, the Trade Policy Counsel  at the R Street Institute says the President certainly is desperate for a deal.
- “News Blare”: https://www.newsblare.com/investing/stocks-and-funds/top-factors-us-china-trade-talks-would-impact-nikkei/
- “Clark Packard, the Trade Policy Counsel”: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-03-26/u-s-china-trade-talks-to-resume-as-trump-vows-excellent-deal