WASHINGTON, June 22 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to escalate a trade war with Europe by imposing a 20 percent tariff on all U.S. imports of European Union-assembled cars.
Reuters. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:59:56 -0400.
Over the past three decades, the global auto industry has gotten, well, more global. Manufacturers built scores of factories outside their home countries to reduce exposure to currency swings.
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WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT/BEIJING (Reuters) - An increasingly shrill exchange of words between the United States and China that is threatening to trigger a global trade war has claimed another victim - Germany's auto sector. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:29:52 -0400.
If the U.S. imposes tariffs on foreign cars, and trading partners retaliate, that could chill Volvo Cars' plans to add jobs at its new U.S. plant, CEO Hakan Samuelsson said.
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OTTAWA/MONTREAL (REUTERS) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday (June 20) said he doubted whether US President Donald Trump would carry out a threat to impose tariffs on autos, given the economic damage such a move would cause.
Straits Times. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 06:15:24 +0800.