"He is (threatens to retire) 100 times He would totally" twist "us as a country source that has debated the subject with Trump, said Axios.
The source also said the publication also complains that Trump complains has: "We are always molested by them. I do not know why we are here. The WTO is designed by the rest of the world to screw up the United States.
The president's economic advisors have pushed back when Trump sets up the idea of withdrawing from the organization regulating international trade, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge. [FinanceMinisterSteveMnuchinbumpedintothereportonFridaymorningwithFoxartNetwork'sMariaBartiromocalling"FakeNews"
"This is an exaggeration. The President was clear with us and with others. He has concerns about the WTO. He thinks it's there. "Aspects that are not fair He thinks that China and others have used it for their own benefit," Mnuchin said.
CNN has turned to the White House for comments.
The report comes after Trump imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum from the largest US trade partners and beat tariffs on 50 billion Chinese goods
Trump has publicly complained about the WTO. At a hearing with steel and aluminum executives at the White House in March, Trump said the "WTO is a disaster for this country."