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Chinese FM Wang Yi said China and Europe should safeguard trade and investment liberalization and facilitation.
Wang Yi will also attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference.
Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga called on China to exert pressure on North Korea.
Beijing views as a crucial partner in the Silk Road Economic Belt trade and economic partnership initiative.
In dollar terms, Chinese exports to the US grew by 9 per cent.
"Trump and Xi look forward to further talks with very successful outcomes," the White House said.
The summit will be under the theme "BRICS: Stronger Partnership for a Brighter Future".
Hollande said he was also particularly reassured by Chinese President Xi Jinping's position on globalization and free trade.
Russian official says deployment of the THAAD system in South Korea upsets the strategic balance in the region.
Tensions have abated somewhat as the US Defense Secretary endorses diplomatic channels to resolve disputes.