Global leaders have been speaking out against Trump’s decision to impose a 25% tariff on steel imports. The levies are due to come into effect in two weeks. But the World Trade Organization has signaled there is still time to talk.
"Berlin is the city of freedom," a business agency in the German capital has contacted Harley-Davidson's CEO. The iconic US company is looking to move some production abroad to avoid the fallout of an EU-US trade spat.
At a time of heightened uncertainty in the global economic environment, leaders of Europe and China are meeting to ponder ways to counter the fallout from US President Trump's "America First" policies.
US officials have revealed a list of Chinese goods they will be targeting with 10 percent tariffs, raising fears of an escalating trade war. US retailers have slammed the decision, as has China itself.
The trade conflict between the US and the EU escalates: After Trump's threat to slap higher duties on auto imports from the bloc, the EU warns it could sanction US exports worth billions.
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