Canada fights back with NAFTA review of U.S. tariffs on Canadian solar panel products

Ottawa will challenge U.S. safeguard tariffs on Canadian solar products July 29, 2018 (EnergySpotlight) – I’ve been harping on this for months! So I’m glad to see some action – Steel and aluminum were stealing Tariff headlines, but Solar tariffs needed addressing Ottawa is requesting a NAFTA review of U.S. tariffs targeting Canada’s solar power industry under the so-called Chapter 20 dispute settlement provisions of the free trade agreement between Canada, the United States and Mexico,

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Travel Tuesday – NAFTA Talks continue in Mexico

Travel Tuesday – NAFTA talk in Mexico City while Tariffs loom Round 7 of NAFTA negotiations took place in Mexico City on Monday, while the White House continued to threaten more tariffs. Oddly enough, it’s the US Republicans’ that have been the loudest voices to appeal to Trump’s better-business sense to end the tariffs. Trump’s not biting. Mexico wants a deal done, they have an election in July. The ‘presumtive’ leader is Andrés Manuel López Obrador

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Oil Sands Saturday – Trump, Trudeau, and Tariffs!

Oil Sands Saturday – Trump, Trudeau, and Tariffs! Does the Canada Government HAVE a Plan to deal with Tariff strategy Rest assured the threat of Trump adding tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum was heard in the Oil patch, and I know companies were scrambling to do some quick math on what impact that would have on the nation’s oil industry — higher costs for pipelines, drilling equipment, you name it. A little open opinion

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