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Trump talks trade with Apple CEO Cook as China dispute looms

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U.S. President Donald Trump met with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Thursday to discuss trade, U.S. investment, immigration and privacy, a White House spokesman said.

WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump met with Apple AAPL.O CEO Tim Cook on Thursday to discuss trade, U.S. investment, immigration and privacy, a White House spokesman said.

The meeting comes as Trump deliberates whether to make good on his threat to hike tariffs on imports from China - a move that would affect costs for makers of consumer electronics like phones and tablets.

(Reporting by Roberta Rampton Editing by James Dalgleish)

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