USA 'closed the door' on tariff talks — European Union trade official
USA 'closed the door' on tariff talks — European Union trade official
Trade war: What you may have missed over the weekend
07 June, 2018, 17:43
Joseph Galimberti, the president of the Canadian Steel Producers Association, says he urged the government in a cabinet meeting today to immediately impose the retaliatory tariffs on metals while it consults on other products.
So the Trump administration's new tariffs on NAFTA partners as well as its goal of adding a sunset provision to NAFTA almost guarantees that fewer companies will allow their supply chains to straddle North American borders. Additional US tariffs aimed at quickly closing the trade gap with China could therefore mark a point of no return en route to a quickly escalating trade war.
"These unilateral tariffs, imposed under a false pretext of safeguarding U.S. national security, are inconsistent with the United States' global trade obligations and WTO rules", Canada's Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said Friday after her country filed its WTO complaint.
And shortly after the US tariffs took effect last week, Europe's top trade commissioner said the European Union also will now consider "rebalancing measures".
"By the time I finish trade talks, that will change". Canada has all sorts of trade barriers on our Agricultural products.
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In an editorial, the official state-run China Daily said the outcome of the weekend talks suggested both sides had continued to take a constructive approach, but warned of Trump's unpredictability.
The White House has said that it might move ahead with the imposition of tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese goods around the middle of this month if a broad agreement to slash the $375 billion trade deficit isn't reached.
The weekend discussions, however, did not result in any final agreement. "It would require additional rounds of discussions between the two sides".
Moving on, interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal, said, "GDP has been increasing continuously every quarter with 7.7% Q4 GDP". Garg said the GDP growth for the whole year at 6.7 per cent was revised upward from 6.6 per cent in the earlier estimate.
Freeland said Canada would challenge the United States tariffs under NAFTA's Chapter 20 and the WTO's dispute settlement process. German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz told reporters he had let Mnuchin know the tariffs were "unacceptable".
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Trump also gushed over his own performance in the first 500 days in the White House in his latest social media outburst . Doing so, Giuliani said, would "lead to probably an immediate impeachment ", adding that he "has no need to do that".
Conte was summoned by Italian President Sergio Mattarella late on Thursday, and unveiled a list of 18 ministers thereafter. Following the searing-in ceremony, the new government headed to the prime minister's office for the hand-over ceremony.
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"We have a game on Sunday to make up for it and do the best we can to get back on the right track". "We just couldn't stop him". Because on this night, for the second time in his career, LeBron James couldn't have been better on May 31.
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