IMF spokesman says proposed steel, aluminum tariffs are likely to damage U.S. economy, will expand circumstances where countries use national security to justify import restrictions

Map. History of Trade Wars conflict

21 July 2018
China says it will `counterattack with great strength' if Trump acts on new tariff threat, says negotiations impossible
Trump says 'we've already lost the trade war'
China says will fight back 'at any cost' against U.S. trade tariffs
US Department of State: Gas supply and transit must never be a political weapon. We expect Gazprom to supply gas to Ukraine's transit pipeline per Stockholm Arbitration decision. Russia should prove it is a reliable gas supplier.
Ford Motor says planned Trump steel, aluminum tariffs could increase U.S. commodity prices and harm 'competitiveness of American manufacturers'
Scott Walker breaks with Trump, comes out against new aluminum and steel tariffs
A Nebraska company awarded the first border wall project under Trump is owned by a firm accused of shady billing.
The US company that repairs Iraq's US-made M1A1 Abrams tanks has pulled many of its people from Iraq after at least 9 of the armored vehicles ended up in the hands of pro-Iran militias. Now, many of Iraq's tanks are immobilized for want of maintenance.
4 month ago
Suspected fake ID operation: 4 people indicted, $4.7 million in bitcoin seized.
4 month ago
South Korea's ban on English education for first and second graders to affect low-income families in highly competitive society, analysts and parents warn
Trump extended sanctions against Russia for another year due to the situation in Ukraine - The White House
IMF spokesman says proposed steel, aluminum tariffs are likely to damage U.S. economy, will expand circumstances where countries use national security to justify import restrictions
4 month ago
WTO warns that Trump risks trade war with steel, aluminum tariffs
EU's Juncker says the bloc will react to the proposed U.S. steel action with tariffs on motorcycles (Harley-Davidson), bourbon whiskey and blue jeans.
Europe will hit back at 'unacceptable' U.S. tariffs: French minister
Immediately Naftogaz signs a contract with Poland's PGNiG instead
Major U.S. tech stocks fall premarket amid broader market decline on trade war fears. Shares of Facebook, Amazon and Apple down 1.3 percent
Gazprom has announced termination of contracts with Naftogaz
EC spokerson @A_WintersteinEC says we will react "swiftly, firmly and proportionately", pointing out US consumers will suffer from the higher prices caused by @realDonaldTrump's "trade war" over steel
Asked whether the European Commission agrees with @realDonaldTrump that "trade wars are good", Spox @A_WintersteinEC says "we see international trade relations as win-win, not zero-sum game" but needs to take place within WTO rules
EU commission spokesman Winterstein briefs press in Brussels EU says has counter-measures ready against U.S. tariffs EU says stands ready to respond
4 month ago
[email protected]: When a country (USA) is losing many billions of dollars on trade with virtually every country it does business with, trade wars are good, and easy to win. Example, when we are down $100 billion with a certain country and they get cute, don't trade anymore-we win big. It's easy!
4 month ago
Germany 'rejects' US President Trump's decision to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminium imports: Merkel spokesman
4 month ago
Germany urges 'determined' EU response to US steel tariffs
China urges US 'restraint' in trade protection after Trump tariffs
Israel police question Netanyahu in telecoms corruption case
4 month ago
Retailer L.L.Bean says it will no longer sell guns or ammunition to anyone under the age of 21.
4 month ago
General Motors' sales in South Korea slumps in February, hurt by its decision to shut down one of its factories in the country
Final approval of Javelin anti-tank missiles for Ukraine by @StateDept
4 month ago
Canadian trade minister says any U.S. tariff or quota imposed on Canadian steel would be 'unacceptable'
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