Trump plans to impose metal tariffs on closest U.S. allies
President Trump is intensifying hostilities in his global trade war.
BREAKING: Trump plans to announce as soon as Thursday the imposition of sweeping tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico, and the European Union
Chad P. Bown
“Trump plans to announce as soon as Thursday the imposition of sweeping TARIFFS on STEEL and ALUMINUM imports.. ...from CANADA, MEXICO and the EUROPEAN UNION, three people familiar with the plan said.” By
NEW: WaPo reporting Trump won’t waive exemption and will slap steel/aluminum tariffs on Canada after all #CdnPoli
David J. Lynch
News: Trump to hit Canada, Mexico and EU with metals tariffs
NEWS: Trump plans to impose steel and aluminum tariffs on MEXICO, CANADA, AND THE EU on Friday, in dramatic escalation of trade war.
“There are two things the EU is good at ... It’s nothing if not a sophisticated regulatory union, and it’s very skilled and adept at framing trade strategies and fighting its corner.”
Steel tariffs on Mexico, Canada and the EU. The US is a global embarrassment.