Higher tariffs on Chinese imports, especially those that are used to make things in the U.S., can cut efficiency and competitiveness, experts say.
Some companies are better suited to change where they get things made than others.
It's been kinda hard to keep up.
Todd Adams just wants to see an end to trade and tariff volatility between the U.S. and China.
Ronnie Smith at McMahon Steel is not convinced the people evaluating his requests were prepared to do so.
We obtained Department of Commerce documents to see how applications were approved and denied.
We check in with a stainless steel producer who is still trying to get reimbursed for tariffs he believes he wrongfully paid.
A steel producer stands behind Trump's decision to implement tariffs.
Ronnie Smith at McMahon Steel Supply says buying foreign steel is "just an economic fact of life."
Todd Adams is vice president of Stainless Imports Inc., a small family-owned stainless steel manufacturer based in Florida. We had Adams on the show in early May. His company had applied for an exemption from tariffs on a specific product; the company…