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Perdue: U.S. may be moving toward ‘reasonable quotas’ with Canada, Mexico

February 27, 2019 at 5:13 PM
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Wednesday said the Trump administration was making progress in resolving the Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum imposed on Canada and Mexico, saying they could be replaced by “reasonable quotas.” “I think what we’re moving toward is a resolution over the tariffs, possibly to be replaced by reasonable quotas with which Canada and Mexico can live and have the retaliatory tariffs removed,” he said in testimony to the House Agriculture Committee. Perdue also said...

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