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Trump says there is a 'really good chance' of U.S.-China trade deal

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday there was a very good chance that the United States and China will reach a trade agreement.

Speaking to reporters a day before high-level trade talks resume in Washington, Trump said: "If we can make a deal, we're going to make a deal, there's a really good chance."

"In my opinion China wants to make a deal more than I do," he said. (Reporting by Steve Holland; Writing by Eric Beech; Editing by Sandra Maler)