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.
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.
US President Donald Trump has once more attacked the EU over trade barriers and threatened to slap a tax on imports of European cars. His comments come amid fears of a trade war over new US steel and aluminum tariffs.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version