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July 10, 2020  

Canada’s response on tariffs won’t be bound by USMCA: negotiator

Trade negotiator Steve Verheul says what actions Canada takes depends on what the US does.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing General
March 31, 2020  

Huawei warns more US pressure may Chinese spur retaliation

Chairman says American pressure on foreign suppliers “will be destructive to the global technology ecosystem.”

News Government Manufacturing General
March 18, 2020  

China to expel American reporters after US curbs its media

Tit-for-tat response as the Trump administration takes a more confrontational stance dealing with the country.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 13, 2019  

Companies bracing for China’s retaliation in tariffs dispute

China is running out of US imports for penalties due to their lopsided trade balance.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 8, 2019  

China says it will retaliate if Trump raises tariffs

Will take necessary countermeasure, but gave no details of possible penalties.

News Metals General
March 7, 2019  

China says Canadian canola will face stricter assessments

Looks like further retaliation for arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 16, 2018  

Canada preparing retaliation if Trump implements auto tariff

Government will continue to support workers and the industry as in the past: Bains

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 10, 2018  

Canada not considering retaliation against Saudis: Morneau

Kingdom has tried to sting Canada’s economy by halting future trade and investment deals.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 1, 2018  

China warns of retaliation if US takes more trade steps

Official calls unilateral threats and pressure “counterproductive.”

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 6, 2018  

US tariffs take effect, China announces retaliation

Tariffs are on affecting a $34 billion list of American goods including soybeans, pork and electric cars.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 3, 2018  

Canadian distillers wary of a cross-border tariff showdown

They fear the tariffs could spark reciprocal levies just as Americans embrace the lighter-tasting Canadian spirit.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 3, 2018  

Ottawa details list of US tariff targets, offers up to $2B in support

Dozens of consumer goods will be subject to 10% duties, from ketchup, to lawn mowers, to playing cards.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 3, 2018  

China says it’s ‘fully prepared’ if trade war kicks off this week

Beijing has pledged to retaliate with equal tariffs on $34 billion in US goods.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
July 3, 2018  

EU warns Trump: auto tariffs could lead to $300B retaliation

European carmakers create over half a million jobs in the US: EU spokesperson

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 25, 2018  

Trump tweaks Harley for shifting some production overseas to avoid tariffs

Surprised that iconic motorcycle manufacturer was first “to wave the White Flag” in the tariff dispute.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
June 18, 2018  

Experts say vehicle import tariffs would impact US: raise prices, cost jobs

Automakers couldn’t do much in the short run to build more vehicles in the US and avoid the tariff: LMC Automotive.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 31, 2018  

Canada beefs up anti-dumping measures ahead of US decision on duties

Exemptions expire June 1 on import duties of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 5, 2018  

Trump embracing potential for trade war, rebuffs allies looking for exemptions

Action breaks with a Pentagon recommendation, which warns a wide-ranging move would jeopardize national security partnerships.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
March 2, 2018  

Trade wars are good, and easy to win: Trump

Tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum threatens a global trade fracas.

News Manufacturing Metals General
February 28, 2018  

US proposes anti dumping duties on Chinese aluminum foil

Beijing faces complaints that a flood of Chinese aluminum, steel and other exports are being sold at unfairly low prices.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 30, 2018  

US group: Beijing will retaliate if Trump acts on trade

Trump has approved higher tariffs on Chinese aluminum, washing machines and other goods.