DW's Javier Arguedas talks to Frank Sportolari, the new president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany, about Washington's potential tariffs on EU steel imports.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has rebuked the "America First" approach to free trade of US President Donald Trump. Meeting in Brussels, European and Asian leaders have pledged to create "win-win" situations.
'Global Partners for Global Challenges' is the theme of the two-day summit in Brussels. Ministers from China, Japan and Russia have made the trip to reaffirm support for multilateral cooperation.
While on a trade mission to the European Union, New Jersey's Democratic governor, Phil Murphy, has called for German industry to deepen ties with his state, especially in the energy sector.
Despite their repeated attempts, US retailers have so far been unable to veer President Trump away from imposing tariffs on imports from China. His latest tariffs, however, have the potential to hit American consumers.
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