Stories tagged: tariff
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
Washington delegation takes stances against Trump tariffs
WASHINGTON – Talk of trade wars is circulating around the nation’s Capitol. Legislators had mixed reactions following President Trump’s move to place a 25 percent duty on steel imports and …
Mon., March 5, 2018, 8:19 a.m.
Trump links tariff relief for Canada, Mexico to NAFTA talks
President Donald Trump said Monday that North American neighbors Canada and Mexico will get no relief from his new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports unless a “new and fair” …
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 4:37 p.m.
Commerce Department backs tariffs on imported aluminum and steel
The Commerce Department is urging President Donald Trump to impose tariffs or quotas on imported aluminum and steel, which it calls a natural security threat.
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 4:46 p.m.
U.S. Commerce Department slaps more duties on Bombardier
The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday that it is imposing more duties on Canada’s Bombardier C series aircraft, charging that the Canadian company is selling the planes in America below …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 6:39 p.m.
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories founder says tariff on Mexican imports may launch trade war
The founder of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories is worried that a proposed 20 percent tariff on all Mexican imports to the United States may trigger a trade war. The national electricity …
Sun., Feb. 5, 1995
U.S. Hits China With 100% Tariffs Piracy Provokes Largest Sanctions In U.S. History
A man sells pirated compact discs on a Beijing street Friday. Photo by Associated Press