US slaps tariffs on EU steel and aluminum imports – Hamburg restricts routes for dirty diesels
The leaders agreed to work toward "zero tariffs" between the US and the EU, which would decisively reverse the slew of trade tariffs imposed recently. The deal involves the EU purchasing natural gas from the US.
Punitive tariffs! Trade war! Dissonant bells are ringing from both sides of the Atlantic. Despite the hullabaloo, Trump's tariffs will neither save the US steel industry nor sink that of Europe, says DW's Henrik Böhme.
EU leaders are huddling to address a response to the US exit from the Iran nuclear deal and the threat of US tariffs on steel and aluminum. EU President Donald Tusk started the summit by lashing out at Donald Trump.
US President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum appear sudden and defensive, but they're part of the complex nature of world trade. DW looks at the main trade disputes dominating the headlines recently.
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