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By the way, tariff wars are still a thing. EU about to impose $4b worth on US goods

REUTERS, NOVEMBER 6, 2020 BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The European Union is poised to move next week to impose tariffs on $4 billion of U.S. imports in retaliation for U.S. subsidies for plane-maker Boeing, EU diplomats said, teeing up an eleventh-hour showdown with U.S. President Donald Trump. A majority of EU governments have backed imposing the widely expected tariffs once EU …

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LONG BEACH: Tariffs continue to affect trade at nation’s 2nd busiest port

Large container ship being pushed by red tug boat with the cranes of the Port of Long Beach in the background

PortandTerminal.com, December 10, 2019 Cargo volumes dip in November in Long Beach LONG BEACH, CA – Cargo volume dropped 3.5% last month at the Port of Long Beach as restrictive tariffs continued to drag on the national supply chain. Dockworkers moved 599,985 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in November, 3.5% less than the same month last year. Imports slid 8.3% to 293,287 …

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