Government, US Steel reach consent decree over chemical spill
Discharge contained hexavalent chromium, a toxic heavy metal that might be carcinogenic if ingested.
Trudeau applauds united front in battle against US steel, aluminum tariffs
Emphasized Canada and US economies would suffer from trade restrictions.
Ending tariff exemptions for Canadian steel would hurt US economy: Trudeau
Measures in place to prevent too cheap steel and aluminum from using Canada as a back door to the US.
China shrinks steel industry slowly, drawing Western ire
American and European anger targets a flood of low-cost exports that is double the volume of second-place Japan.
‘We had your backs’, Trudeau tells steel and aluminum workers
Praised the hard work of Canadian officials leading to Trump exempting Canada from the tariffs.
Industry groups say US tariffs will cost jobs, raise prices
Several industry trade groups warn tariffs will lead to higher costs for businesses and could spark a broader trade war.
Canada dodges tariff bullet, at least for now: US grants provisional exemption
Ties the exemption that includes Mexico to a successfully concluded NAFTA deal.
Baloney Meter: Is Canadian steel and aluminum actually a security risk to US?
Trump administration’s interpretation of “national security” has been met with controversy and debate.
Trump says steel, aluminum tariff announcement coming this afternoon
Follows an intense 11th-hour debate within the US administration over how to design this policy.
White House suggests potential carve outs for Canada, Mexico on tariffs,
A final scramble on to spare Canada from the impact of the US steel, aluminum tariff plan.
Duties that protect domestic interests look attractive
…But they’re a very expensive way to retain jobs
Kobe Steel chief steps down over massive fake data scandal
Systematic misconduct spanned years, affecting products sent to more than 680 companies.
A pro Canada chorus in the US urges Trump against tariffs on neighbour
Defence secretary James Mattis said the military had more than enough steel for its needs, expressed concern broad tariffs would hurt key allies.
Trade wars are good, and easy to win: Trump
Tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum threatens a global trade fracas.
Trump defends US steel, aluminum as tariff deadlines near
Has to make decisions on steel by April 11 and on aluminum by April 19.