Consider the possibility it's the EU, not China.
5,000 German Corporations Hit By Trump Policy One can rationalize this all away, but a translation from Spiegel Online underscores the key idea: Trump's Policies Hit Nearly 5,000 German Companies.
The paper notes that even Angela Merkel is casting doubt on whether it is possible to maintain the Iran nuclear agreement after Trump's decision.
It's easy to make a case that the only thing Trump understands is force.
Last week Merkel stated it's time for “Europe to take its destiny into its own hands.” OK – Do it.