A new report says factory activity barely grew in June, fueling concern about the trade war’s impact on U.S. manufacturing.
The Trump administration has threatened to levy a 5% tax on Mexican imports next month, which could go as high as 25%.
Or whether Japan can actually deliver.
Trump meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over Memorial Day Weekend, just days after the administration said auto imports are a threat to national security.
"I am cautiously pessimistic" about trade in this economy, a member of the motor vehicle supplier industry says.
As the Department of Commerce continues to grant and reject steel tariff exemption applications, we check back in with Sam Desai in South Plainfield, New Jersey, whose company makes parts for appliances. He shares his frustration with how objection comments can derail an exemption application. That frustration is also familiar to Kate Karol, counsel at […]
The European Union’s top official is due to meet with President Donald Trump tomorrow in Washington. Jean-Claude Juncker — head of the EU’s executive arm — will be trying to stave off a full-blown transatlantic trade war and persuade the president not to go ahead with a threatened tariff of up to 25 percent on European auto […]
Tariffs against car parts would impact all vehicles, even ones widely recognized to be American.
Daimler, BMW and Volkswagen are proposing to end tariffs on U.S.-imported cars.