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Lighthizer confirms list of countries to be temporarily exempt from 232 tariffs

March 22, 2018 at 10:44 AM
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday confirmed a list of countries that will be temporarily excluded from steel and aluminum tariffs while they negotiate with the U.S. over possible exclusions from them. Lighthizer, during a Senate Finance Committee hearing, was asked by ranking member Ron Wyden (D-OR) for a list of countries that will be temporarily exempt from the tariffs, set to take effect on March 23. He told the House Ways & Means Committee on Wednesday that the...

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