Japan’s prime minister is expected to challenge Trump on tariffs
Share Now on:
Japan is America’s fourth-largest trade partner, so Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Donald Trump will have a lot to talk about this weekend. Abe’s list of concerns will include tariffs on autos made in Japan. Right now, the Japanese say they’re way too high.
Click the above audio player to hear the full story.
We’re here to help you navigate this changed world and economy.
Our mission at Marketplace is to raise the economic intelligence of the country. It’s a tough task, but it’s never been more important.
In the past year, we’ve seen record unemployment, stimulus bills, and reddit users influencing the stock market. Marketplace helps you understand it all, will fact-based, approachable, and unbiased reporting.
Generous support from listeners and readers is what powers our nonprofit news—and your donation today will help provide this essential service. For just $5/month, you can sustain independent journalism that keeps you and thousands of others informed.