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Canadian Aluminium Stakeholders Spar With U.S. Smelter Representative Over Trump Administration’s Ten-Percent Aluminium Tariff

Canadian Aluminium Stakeholders Spar With U.S. Smelter Representative Over Trump Administration’s Ten-Percent Aluminium Tariff

Aluminium industry representatives clashed late last week in an online forum with spokespeople from the two United States aluminium firms who led the charge to instate a 10-percent tariff on Canadian imports. In an online event hosted by Washington International Trade Association,...

Quebec Government Vows Assistance to Tariff-Hobbled Aluminium Industry

Stating that the Trump administration’s tariffs are “unacceptable” and “unjustified,” Quebec’s economy minister Dominique Anglade said Monday that the province’s government will take measures to insure that the area’s aluminium industry remains afloat. Anglade made the comments in the course of a meeting of representatives from aluminium stakeholders from Canada, the European Union, and the […]