You are here: Home » Reuters » News
Business Standard

Trump says Australia to secure exemption from U.S. tariffs

Reuters  |  WASHINGTON/MELBOURNE 

WASHINGTON/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he has spoken with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and that they are working on an agreement so Australia will not be subject to U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum."He is committed to having a very fair and reciprocal military and trade relationship," Trump said on Twitter, referring to Turnbull."Working very quickly on a security agreement so we don't have to impose steel or aluminum tariffs on our ally, the great nation of Australia," Trump said.Australia is a small global exporter of steel despite being ...

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.

First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 08:15 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU