Hong Kong is one of the largest trading partners with the United States, worth $31 billion, which has large imports of U.S. aircraft and spacecraft. Electrical machinery, pearls, gold, diamonds, works of art, meat, fruits and nuts are also important imports from Hong Kong. U.S. exports to Hong Kong reached $US 12.8 billion in 2018. The United States is one of the main sources of foreign direct investment in Hong Kong. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and other U.S. authorities regularly cite Hong Kong as a major example of complex trading systems.  “The Chinese Communist Party has decided to dismantle the freedoms and autonomy of the people of Hong Kong,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Twitter. “Because of the CCP`s actions, we are announcing or suspending three of our bilateral agreements with the region.” On August 19, 27, 2020, U.S.
President Donald Trump ordered the suspension or denunciation of three bilateral agreements with Hong Kong.