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Trump to impose 25 percent tariff on steel, 10 percent on aluminum

March 1, 2018 at 1:39 PM
President Trump on Thursday announced plans to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum “for a long period of time” as the administration works to bring both industries “back.” After a whirlwind of planning and confusion in the White House and among stakeholders, Trump held a “listening session” with steel and aluminum company executives and said he would hit steel imports with a tariff of 25 percent. Aluminum imports will face a 10 percent tariff, he added. The moves, the president...

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