Speaking at the G20 Summit, China’s president Xi Jinping spent a lot of time focused on the global economy; mentioning protectionism as a threat and touting adherence to multilateralism.
Below are some of Xi Jinping’s quotes on the matter.
“Growth drivers from the previous round of technological progress are gradually fading, while a new round of technological and industrial revolution has yet to gain momentum.” – Xi Jinping, Global News, 2 December 2018
“The world economy is facing another historical choice.” – Xi Jinping, Ecns, 30 November 2018
“Facing various challenges, we must have a stronger sense of urgency, be rational in approach and look beyond the horizon. We must fulfill our responsibility and steer the global economy in the right direction.” – Xi Jinping, Ecns, 30 November 2018
“We should firmly uphold free trade and the rules-based multilateral trading system.” – Xi Jinping, Ecns, 30 November 2018