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U.S. Commerce chief says timing of auto tariffs depends on talks

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday that possible tariffs on automakers are aimed at pushing companies to make more cars and other vehicles in the United States and the timing of any duties would depend on the success of ongoing negotiations. "It's a very, very important component of the European situation," Ross told CNBC in an interview. "If we don't fix the auto and auto part trade deficit and the Chinese trade deficit, we're not going to get anywhere.""The timing of this whole thing will largely be driven by what happens in negotiations," Ross ...

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First Published: Tue, December 04 2018. 20:00 IST