Current Issues

In this Aug. 21, 2011, file photo then-U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, right, walks with then-Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, left, as they visit the South Bridge in Dujiangyan on the outskirts of Chengdu, in southwestern China's Sichuan province. Xi will visit Iowa in February, 2012, reciprocatin

Learn about the current issues that affect the U.S.-China bilateral relationship.

The United States and China regularly hold official visits and meetings to strengthen the bilateral relationship.