Whirlpool feels the benefit, and burden, of Trump administration tariffs
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Critics of President Donald Trump’s steel and aluminum tariffs say the policies hurt U.S. manufacturers that use a lot of those materials. And one industry likely to feel the pinch of higher production costs: home appliance manufacturers. Still, at least one major domestic appliance company, Whirlpool Corp., may come out ahead, thanks to another protective tariff — on foreign washing machines.
Ideastream’s Adrian Ma is with the Marketplace Hub in Cleveland.
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