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Japan tops China as largest holder of U.S. Treasury debt

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By MARTIN CRUTSINGER

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Seems China is restraining. Is it worrying what Trump says about China?

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It is absurd that Chinese people always think they can use holding of US Treasury debt to control American. they forget that American print green bills.

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Another thing to bear in mind, the Chinese only derive 40% of their GDP from consumption (compared to the US deriving 70% of GDP from consumption). In other words, the Chinese have a long way to go before this transformation is as complete as this article would lead on to it being.

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When Japan and China earn US$ in international trade and investment, where do you think they park it? Welll, US Treasuries is a favorite asset.

This is an issue about what options foreigners have with their US money, and not an issue about sovereignty or public debt.

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