tariffs

Man harvesting cranberries in the field.
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Kim Glovas
August 06, 2018 - 6:54 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The trade wars sparked by President Donald Trump are having an impact on some South Jersey cranberry farmers. A 25 percent tariff went into effect in late June on cranberry juice concentrate and dried cranberries imported by the European Union from the U.S. Other...
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In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, a truck carries a load at the Nucor Steel plant in Seattle.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File
July 29, 2018 - 8:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies seeking to be exempted from President Donald Trump's tariff on imported steel are accusing American steel manufacturers of spreading inaccurate and misleading information, and they fear it may torpedo their requests. Robert Miller, president and CEO of NLMK USA,...
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In this June 28, 2018 photo, senior melt operator Randy Feltmeyer watches a giant ladle back away after pouring red-hot iron into a vessel in the basic oxygen furnace as part of the process of producing steel at the U.S. Steel Granite City Works facility
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
July 26, 2018 - 10:29 am
By Sara Burnett, Associated Press Steelworkers in Granite City, Illinois, threw a street party — complete with hot dogs, cold beer and a singer in red, white and blue — when U.S. Steel announced earlier this year it was bringing hundreds of laid-off employees back to work at the local mill. On...
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President Donald Trump, right, and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, left, speak in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, July 25, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
July 25, 2018 - 5:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and European Union leaders announced Wednesday they have agreed to work toward "zero tariffs" and "zero subsidies" on non-automobile goods and would work to resolve U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports that have roiled European markets. The president,...
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President Donald Trump speaks to the national convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
July 24, 2018 - 6:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced Tuesday it will provide $12 billion in emergency relief to ease the pain of American farmers slammed by President Donald Trump's escalating trade disputes with China and other countries. However, some farm-state Republicans quickly dismissed the...
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President Donald Trump speaks before signing an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
July 20, 2018 - 8:44 am
By The Associated Press President Donald Trump has indicated that he's willing to hit every product imported from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell Friday. In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump said "I'm willing to go to 500," referring...
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In this July 6, 2018, photo, a truck moves a China Shipping shipping container at a port in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong Province.
Chinatopix via AP
July 11, 2018 - 10:49 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China's government vowed Wednesday to take "firm and forceful measures" as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs to thousands of Chinese imports like fish sticks, apples and French doors, the latest salvo in an escalating trade dispute that...
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United States President Donald J. Trump participates in a meeting with the Prime Minster of The Netherlands, Mark Rutte, at The White House in Washington, DC, July 2, 2018.
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Shara Dae Howard
July 02, 2018 - 7:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — President Donald Trump's imposition of tariffs on imported steel and aluminum is rippling through the global economy. Sharon Freeman, founder of financial consulting company Gems of Wisdom , said tariffs are not the illness but rather the symptom of globalization. "...
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CEO Joel Johnson checks the details on a roll of steel at the Borusan Mannesmann Pipe manufacturing facility.
AP Photo/David J. Phillip
June 25, 2018 - 7:03 am
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — Joel Johnson examines the shipping labels on 35-ton coils of American-made steel that will be unspooled, bent and welded into rounded sections of pipe. One's from Nucor, a mill in Arkansas. Another's from Steel Dynamics in Mississippi. But much harder to spot in the sprawling...
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This April 27, 2017, file photo shows the Harley-Davidson name on the gas tank of a bike in Northbrook, Ill.
AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File
June 22, 2018 - 1:26 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union started enforcing tariffs Friday on American imports like bourbon, peanut butter and orange juice, part of a growing global trade rift that's likely to intensify over the next few weeks. The EU tariffs on $3.4 billion worth of U.S. products are in retaliation for...
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