“Imports have been flooding into the aluminum industry and the defense angle is that high-purity aluminum is used in the F-35” as well as other military aircraft and vehicles. In the event of a war, domestic manufacturers might be...
Instead of announcing his intent to withdraw from NAFTA, Trump is asking Canada and Mexico to open talks on ways to make the deal more balanced.
Trump set off a trade fight with Canada this week by imposing tariffs of as much as 24% on Canadian softwood lumber as disputes loom over the North American Free Trade Agreement and dairy products.
Canada fired back, saying the tariff is an "unfair and punitive duty" imposed on "baseless and unfounded" allegations.