Friday, 22 November, 2019

European Union appeals to Trump: 'make trade, not war'

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Patty Aguilar | 15 March, 2018, 23:17

"Make trade, not war, Mr President".

On March 8, 2018, President Donald Trump signed an order that enacts tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from all overseas countries, while exempting Canada and Mexico from such tariffs for now. S. government over the past six months to introduce a coordinated approach to Chinese industrial policy, but that Trump's proposed metals tariffs under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 had undermined support from Europe.

U.S. President Donald Trump in coming weeks will get recommendations to address China's "theft and forced transfer" of American intellectual property, White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said on Thursday.

In the last few days, China has warned the U.S. of retaliation.

Tusk was referring to planned Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) talks which were frozen after Trump's election victory in 2016.

The 28-nation European Union is seeking an exemption from the USA tariffs on imported steel and aluminum that could kick in next week, and is preparing potential countermeasures against US goods. The proclamations signed by the President will institute a tariff of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum imports.

"That's why the Commission will concentrate on problem-solving, instead of provoking further problems".

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Duke is a very good pick (they are similar to both of the last two North Carolina teams in efficiency scores and tempo). Top-seeded Kansas hopes to get injured center Udoka Azubuike back Thursday for its first-round game against Penn.

"What we want to do is clear up this mess".

Speaking to reporters in the Capitol, U. S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady stressed that Trump was serious about addressing the issue of intellectual property theft.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she's counting on talks to resolve the trade dispute, but "can't predict whether we will succeed or not succeed".

The US trade deficit with China reached a record US$276 billion (HK$2.16 trillion) previous year, putting more pressure on Trump, who campaigned for president in 2016 on a promise that he would address the trade imbalance.

The proclamations announcing the steel and aluminum tariffs can be found here and here.

Navarro, who rose to fame by publishing anti-Beijing diatribes on trade, is an outlier among more mainstream economists, who believe excessive tariffs will be self-defeating and trade deficits do not pose the threat that protectionists and trade hawks claim they do.

"We are in contact with the USA counterpart to obtain more clarity as soon as possible and we have been told that the USTR will publish very soon on their website a more detailed outline of the procedures for the exclusions", she said.

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