The Chinese Foreign Ministry announced in Beijing on Tuesday that Vice Premier Wang Qishan will attend the 19th China-US Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade.
Jiang Yu, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, made the announcement at a regular press conference.
The meeting will take place in Los Angeles on September16.
Wang, US Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez and US Trade Representative Susan Schwab will co-chair the meeting, said Jiang.
(Xinhua News Agency September 10, 2008)