Posts tagged as countermeasures

EU responds to U.S. metal tariffs by targeting American peanut butter, whiskey

Monday, June 4, 2018

As the U.S. has imposed duty tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from the European Union since Friday, June 1, the European Commission has stated it would in several week’s time introduce countermeasures against American exports. Belgian-based news portal EurActiv reported on Friday, June 1, that U.S. duty tariffs, according to European Commission’s (EC) data on the year 2017, will affect EU exports worth EUR 6.4 billion. Brussels has officially…