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Trump Beefs About Canadian Trade Practices, Threatens Global Tax

Posted February 13, 2018

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Alexander Panetta – Canadian Press)

U.S. President Donald Trump is complaining about Canadian trade practices while threatening some as-yet-undefined international tax that has revived fears he might be contemplating new American import penalties.

The president made the remarks at the White House on Monday while unveiling a long-awaited infrastructure plan. During a lengthy session with reporters, he complained about countries considered allies of the U.S.

He mentioned one directly to America’s north.

“Canada does not treat us right in terms of the farming and the crossing the borders,” Trump said.

“We cannot continue to be taken advantage of by other countries.” Click here to read more.