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Mexico Responds to U.S. Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports with Compensatory Tariffs

Following the White House’s decision to impose tariffs on imports of certain steel and aluminum products from Mexico starting on June 1, 2018, Mexico has responded in kind by imposing compensatory tariffs. On June 5, 2018, the government of Mexico published in the Diario Oficial de la Federación (Mexico’s federal gazette) a presidential decree levying … Continue Reading

The White House Announces Tariffs for Steel and Aluminum Imports

On March 8, 2018, President Trump signed two proclamations imposing tariff rates of 25 percent and 10 percent on imports of certain steel and aluminum products, respectively, pursuant to Section 232 of the U.S. Trade Expansion Act of 1962. These tariff rates will come into effect March 23, 2018, and will be applied in addition … Continue Reading