Why doesn't China simply apply economic pressure on the USA to force her not to send economic officials there?

Regarding the visit of Undersecretary for Economic Affairs Keith Krach to Taiwan, why doesn't China simply apply economic pressure to the USA to force her not to send any such official there?

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    It's not in China's economic interest to put pressure on the U.S. It might also prompt the U.S. to retaliate economically, which is something China doesn't want right now. Their economy, although mighty, is not doing as well as they'd like.

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