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Trump to slap tariffs on steel, aluminum from EU on Thursday

Trump to slap tariffs on steel, aluminum from EU on Thursday Trump to slap tariffs on steel, aluminum from EU on Thursday
Russell Knight | 31 May, 2018, 17:41

"Unilateral responses and threats over trade war will solve nothing of the serious imbalances in the world trade".

Canada and Mexico have proposed NAFTA deals over the past month, said sources with knowledge of the closed-door talks - offering to agree to US demands on content rules in the auto sector if the Trump administration drops its other proposals.

For instance, the Beer Institute - an industry group that represents U.S. brewers - warned that aluminum tariffs would drive up prices of beer cans.

The decision will inflame relations with the EU, Canada and Mexico.

Europe had promised swift retaliation if it's hit with the trade penalties, and has warned it could quickly respond with 25% tariffs on U.S. products such as motorcycles, denim, cigarettes, cranberry juice and peanut butter.

He also expected NAFTA negotiations to continue despite the new barriers slapped on the U.S.'s neighbors to the north and south, and pointed to the fact that negotiations continue with China despite the barriers slapped on them previously by the united states.

"World trade is not a gunfight at the O.K. Corral", French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire quipped Thursday, in reference to a 1957 western movie.

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The European Commission, which coordinates trade policy for the 28 EU members, has said the bloc should be permanently exempted from the tariffs since it was not the cause of overcapacity in steel and aluminum. There are plenty of tariffs the European Union has on us.

The imposition of steel and aluminum tariffs do not occur in a vacuum.

The talks around the monumental trade deal are now stalled out and new tariffs aren't likely to help break the deadlock. But in the case of Canada and Mexico, he said the decision was based on making progress in the ongoing North American Free Trade Agreement talks, and there is no resolution in sight.

'But they can also increase costs more broadly for US manufacturers who cannot source all their needs locally and have to import the materials. "Nothing", French President Emmanuel Macron said in an impassioned speech at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris.

By increasing the cost of imported steel and aluminum, companies that rely on the metals will be forced to either accept the higher costs and lower profits or pass on the price increase to consumers. "We are ready to rebuild this multilateralism with our American friends", he said.

The Trump administration wants the European Union to cut back on its metals exports to the U.S. NAFTA negotiations are deadlocked over tough protectionist demands from the United States.

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