trade tariffs

World economy is set to feel the delayed trade war pain in 2019

The critical question is whether US and China can strike a deal by the March 1 deadline because if they succeed, a cloud will be lifted off the world economy.

published on : 26th December 2018

Donald Trump's China tariffs will hit our products hard: Apple

The company's US-made hardware products have taken it to become a USD 1 trillion company but those products are built in China which, in turn, creates thousands of jobs.

published on : 8th September 2018

China says tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' US-China trade

The trade war between the US and China doesn't seem to cool down. The US has planned to place tariffs on additional products worth $200 billion. 

published on : 11th July 2018

Russia raises tariffs on some US goods, says Russian economy ministry 

Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin said recent US trade restrictions have cost Moscow USD 537.6 million.

published on : 6th July 2018

Justin Trudeau, Donald Trump discuss Canadian tariffs over phone call

On Friday, the Canadian government announced retaliatory tariffs on US imports, including steel, aluminium and certain consumer goods worth 16.6 billion Canadian dollars.

published on : 1st July 2018

US hikes tariffs on Chinese steel exported via Vietnam

US steel producers complained imports of Chinese-made steel through other countries soared after anti-dumping charges were imposed.

published on : 22nd May 2018

France, Germany, Britain say EU 'must be ready to react' to US trade tariffs

US President Donald Trump met last week with Macron and Merkel but gave no indication of whether or not he planned to exempt the EU, which last year exported over USD 7.

published on : 29th April 2018

India may want to retaliate, says US Trade Representative on high import tariffs

Concerns were shared about the American spice industry who depend largely on countries such as India on the import of spices and are now fearing a retaliatory action from them.

published on : 23rd March 2018

EU 'should be excluded' from US tariffs: top European trade official

Brussels has already drawn up a hitlist of flagship American products to target for countermeasures if its exports are affected by the tariffs signed off by US President Donald Trump on Thursday.

published on : 9th March 2018

US President Donald Trump rolls out sweeping tariffs, defying trade war warnings

The tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum will come into effect in 15 days and will not apply to Canada and Mexico initially. 

published on : 9th March 2018

British PM Theresa May raises 'deep concern' with Trump over tariffs

The US president's announcement on Thursday to impose tariffs prompted a backlash from nations around the world.

published on : 4th March 2018