Brazil in touch with U.S. officials on surprise steel, aluminum tariffs: source
Monday, 2 December 2019 () The Brazilian government is in touch with the U.S. Trade Representative's office and other agencies about U.S. President Donald Trump's surprise decision to restore tariffs on Brazilian steel and aluminum, according to a source familiar with Brasilia's reaction.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he would restore tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Brazil and Argentina, surprising officials in the two South American countries who sought explanations. Chris Dignam has more.
· President Trump announced on Monday that he's imposing new steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina.
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