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Angela Merkel and U.S. Auto Makers Voice Concerns as Trump Receives Key Car Tariff Report

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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has made his recommendations to President Donald Trump about whether foreign car imports constitute a “national security risk” to the U.S.
It's not yet clear what's in the recommendations-submitted Sunday, hours before a 270-day deadline expired-as they have not been made public. However, many expect the Commerce Department to back up the assertion that car and car-part imports constitute a threat. This would allow the Trump administration to lash out with new tariffs.
Last year, Trump deployed the national-security justification in order to introduce steel...
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