Discover Thomson Reuters By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s foreign ministry said on Monday that the U.S. consulate in the southwestern city of Chengdu has closed as of 10 a.m.(0200 GMT). China on Friday ordered the closure in response to Washington’s order for the Chinese consulate in Houston to be shut. Reporting by Judy Hua and Huizhong Wu; writing by Se Young Lee; editing by Christian Schmollinger Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. All quotes delayed a minimum of 15 minutes. See here for a complete list of exchanges and delays.