You are here: Home » Reuters » News
Business Standard

Trump to authorize tariffs as White House opens way for more exemptions

Reuters  |  WASHINGTON 

By Steve HollandWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House raised the possibility on Wednesday that impending hefty U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium imports could exclude a clutch of countries besides Canada and Mexico as President Donald Trump looked set to authorize the measures as early as Thursday.Trump was expected to sign a presidential proclamation to establish the tariffs during a ceremony on Thursday, but a White House official said later it could slide into Friday because documents had to be cleared through a legal process.A senior U.S. official said the measures would take effect ...

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.

First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 08:10 IST