PM wants 30-day consultation period before enacting $16.6-billion tariff package.
Feds enforcing $16.6 billion in tariffs on U.S. imports, to go into effect July 1.
Duties of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum to be enforced for Canada, Mexico and the European Union June 1 at midnight.
Exemptions expire June 1 on import duties of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum.
Foreign Affairs minister tells steel industry: we’ve got your back.
EU has threatened to impose retaliatory tariffs on US orange juice, peanut butter and other goods in return.
EU has threatened retaliatory tariffs.
EU has drawn up a list of duties worth $3.4 billion to impose on US products if it is not permanently exempt.
Revenue up 7% , but short of analyst expectations of $510 million.
Objective of limiting imports is to keep out excess Chinese supply that has depressed global prices.
Hoping to win another exemption, along with Mexico, to negotiate changes to NAFTA.
More than 2,400 applications from companies in ‘America First’ communities seeking waivers.
Ecolomondo’s thermal decomposition technology will harvest carbon black, steel oil and gas.
Nearly 2,200 companies are asking the Commerce Department for exemptions.
Some companies are looking at ways to hide Chinese origin by shipping through other countries.