Taiwan was not the only Asian country to ace its coronavirus response.
Vietnam also aced its response, while also shipping nearly half a million protective suits to the United States.
Coming out of this situation, Vietnam is positioned to be the dominant economic power outside of the PRC in east Asia.
After this situation further abates, perhaps Trump should consider ramping up economic negotiations with Vietnam again. If you want a economic hedge against China in east Asia, Vietnam is an indispensable component of that hedge.