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Canadian Government Mulling Aid Package for Aluminium Smelters

Canadian Government Mulling Aid Package for Aluminium Smelters

Within hours of the Trump administration’s decision to levy significant tariffs on aluminium and steel imports from Canada, lawmakers in Ottawa began brainstorming solutions for protecting the dominion’s smelters. According to sources who spoke to Reuters claiming familiarity with the matter, the...

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Ottawa Prepared to Strike Back if Trump Aluminium Tariffs Enforced Against Canada: Foreign Minister Freeland

With the end of Canada’s temporary respite from the Trump administration’s blanket 10-percent tariffs on imported aluminium only hours away, officials in Ottawa are making it clear that the government will strike back should the administration choose to follow through with the promised levies. After emerging with a two-hour meeting with in Washington, D.C. with […]

Trump Administration Offering EU Choice of Quotas or Tariffs on Aluminium Imports

Hope for a deal on aluminium and steel tariffs between the Trump administration and the European Union may be fading fast, as insiders say that the White House is weighing slicing imports of the same from the EU by a tenth. Per Poland’s Entrepreneurship and Technology Minister Jadwiga Emilewicz, the administration is likely to offer […]