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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 1, 2020  

No text of Canada-UK trade deal as Dec. 31 tariff deadline looms

Trade minister says both countries are working on mitigation measures to provide stability to businesses.

News Government Manufacturing Metals Economy General
October 28, 2020  

Trump proclamation exempts Canadian aluminum from tariffs

… but he reserves the right to reimpose the 10% levies on national security grounds if exports spike again.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 29, 2020  

Tough talk, tariff threats resurface as USMCA readies for its debut

Trump’s “iron fist of zero-tolerance enforcement” aimed at aluminum looms large.

News Manufacturing Metals General
June 24, 2020  

Feds to push back against any new US tariffs on aluminum: Duclos

Bloomberg says the Trump administration plans to impose a 10% tariff on imports from Canada.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 15, 2018  

Tariff threat looms large in the heart of Canada’s auto industry

Windsor would be the epicentre of a tariff fallout that could impact Ontario’s entire manufacturing base.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 15, 2018  

US announces tough tariffs on $50B in China imports

Beijing has a list of $50 billion in US products that would face retaliatory tariffs

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 7, 2018  

Push is on as NAFTA countries seek a deal before elections

Lighthizer sees the window for a deal only open for the next one or two weeks.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 10, 2018  

China files trade complaint against US over steel tariffs

Beijing says Trump’s additional duties of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum violate international trade rules.

News Energy Manufacturing General
January 22, 2018  

Solar industry on edge as Trump weighs tariffs on panels

US solar business has boomed in recent years, driven by falling prices from imports.