From the National Association of Farm Broadcasting News Service.
"If this matter is not resolved, the Appellate Body will be down to 3 members in September 2018, the minimum needed to consider an appeal, and will cease to be operational at the end of 2019 when two more vacancies arise", the report said.
Mr Wan Zhe, chief economist of International Cooperation Centre with the National Development and Reform Commission, said the real intention of the U.S. government initiating trade conflicts with other countries is to distract attention from its internal contradictions, such as the wealth gap and job losses.
Gao said the system was being rampantly disrupted by a few members.
"It's a trading system that is showing strains and clearly needs to be modernized, and yet we're breaking a lot of dishes instead of building anything new".
Back in Washington, US Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday 16 July at the US Department of Commerce that the Section 232 measures were having a positive effect on US steel sector jobs, suggesting that "American steel is coming back" as a result.
Hua Chunying, spokeswoman of China's Foreign Ministry, gestures at a regular news conference in Beijing, China, Jan. 6, 2016.More news: What Trump said about Russian Federation today versus alongside Putin at summit
The report issued by the Bertelsmann Foundation comes amid a deepening trade dispute between China and the United States which has engulfed other major trading partners. Since 2002, China's annual contribution to world economic growth has been close to 30%.
"Under the circumstances, easing monetary conditions to support demand and allowing the currency to absorb the shock of the trade war are the right policy choices". Many of those are from foreign enterprises operating in China as part of supply chain trades, she added.
The Chinese trade surplus with the US hit a record number in June as its exports grew at a solid pace, something that could possibly make a trade dispute with Washington, D.C., that much worse.
"We should let those who advocate trade war know that trade war is not something that can be easily won", China Consul General to Los Angeles Zhang Ping said.
The political impacts of the tariffs are so far unknown, but China has targeted products - like soybeans - that largely come from states relevant in the midterms.
Mr Tusk urged the US, China and Russian Federation to work with the European Union to ease global trade tensions, saying that the worldwide order needed responsible reform.
China's efforts in abiding by the WTO rules and fulfilling its commitments have gained worldwide recognition.
"China, with the greatest sincerity, has been committed to addressing problems and achieving win-win cooperation at four rounds of consultations with the United States since February".