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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Tariffs

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Three-month 'grace period' will mean Brexit agri-checks won't apply to foods sent to NI supermarkets
Yes, this is basically another Brexit extension.
Any tariff increases would 'decimate' Ireland's food and drink imports to the UK - Brexit committee report
Dublin Port expects the number of freight units from outside the EU to rise from 200,000 to 1 million after Brexit.
Irish butter, cheese and liqueurs among European goods hit with US tariffs
The US imposed duties on $7.5 billion worth of European goods due to the longstanding argument that Airbus receives unfair government subsidies.
Irish butter, cheese and pork among European goods hit with new US tariffs
Hundreds of EU products will be subjected to new 25% tariffs.
Trump escalates trade war with threats to place more tariffs on Chinese imports
The US president made the announcement in a series of Tweets.
Trump suspends tariffs against Mexico after 11th-hour migration deal
Mexico has agreed to expand its policy of taking back migrants from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador as their asylum claims are processed.
Trump announces US to hit Mexico with tariffs on 'all goods' from next weekend
Mexico’s top diplomat for North America described the move as “disastrous”.
US more than doubles tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods
China has pledged “necessary countermeasures” to the 25% tariffs.
UK govt: Tariffs 'will not apply' to goods crossing border from Ireland in no-deal scenario
Border inspection posts would be needed to inspect animal products coming from outside the EU.
What will a no-deal Brexit mean for Ireland?
This seems as a good time as any to talk about this.
Trump slaps tariffs on another $200bn worth of Chinese imports
The tariffs include a bewildering variety of products from baseball gloves to bamboo mats.
US imposes steep tariffs on $16 billion of Chinese goods
China said it will “continue to make the necessary counter-attacks”.
Turkey shaken by financial fears as Trump rattles it further
Donald Trump tweeted that he had authorized the doubling of steel and aluminium tariffs with respect to Turkey.
Trump and Juncker announce 'deal' to defuse US-EU trade row
Trump has also delayed a meeting with Vladimir Putin.
EU and Japan to sign massive trade deal as US puts up barriers
The “landmark” EU-Japan deal creates a massive economic zone.
Trump's kicks off 'largest trade war in economic history' with China
Beijing said it was “forced to take necessary countermeasures”.
'We will not back down' - Canada announces taxes on ketchup and lawnmowers in response to Trump tariffs
The taxes on items including ketchup, lawn mowers and motor boats amount to $12.6 billion.
'I fought hard for them': Trump hits out at Harley-Davidson over plans to move some production overseas
The company is seeking to avoid retaliatory European tariffs imposed last week.
Harley-Davidson to move some production out of the US over EU tariffs
The iconic American brand was hit with retaliatory tariffs by the EU.
Whiskey, jeans and motorbikes: EU tariffs on US goods come into effect
The move comes after US President Donald Trump imposed 25% tariffs on steel imports and 10% on aluminium.
EU counter-tariffs on US products including blue jeans, motorbikes and whiskey kicking in on Friday
Cranberries, cranberry juice, orange juice, sweetcorn and peanut butter are among the other food products targeted.
'It will hurt the most vulnerable': Companies raise concerns over escalating China-US trade war
Latest moves brought the world’s two largest economies to the verge of an all-out confrontation.
EU approves tariffs on US motorcycles, bourbon and blue jeans as trade war grows
Europe’s move fuels a growing transatlantic trade war just days after a disastrous G7 summit in Canada.
'It's best not to see the sausage being made': Macron tight-lipped on how his Trump phone-call went
An unnamed source told CNN television the call went badly.
Trump's 'illegal', 'unacceptable' steel and aluminium tariffs will kick in today, and US allies are not happy
Stock prices slumped amid fears of a trade war between the nations.
Canada hits US with €10.9 billion in retaliatory tariffs in steel row
The US has said it will impose stiff tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from the European Union, Canada, Mexico.
China slaps tit-for-tat tariffs on 128 US products
The tariffs follow weeks of rhetoric that has raised fears of a trade war between the world’s two biggest economies.
'We're not afraid of a trade war': China hits back and threatens US with tariffs
Yesterday, Donald Trump hit China with tariffs of up to $60 billion of imports.
'The first of many' - Trump hits China with tariffs on up to $60 billion of imports
The move sent stocks diving amid rising market fears the United States could provoke a trade war.
Taoiseach says no one will gain from a trade war between US and Europe
The Taoiseach told an audience in Washington DC that Ireland is a “global country” at the centre of a “rapidly changing world”.
US trading partners condemn Trump tariffs as trade war fears grow
The EU has threatened retaliatory tariffs on items from steel to peanut butter, bourbon and denim.
May moots 'associate membership' of EU agencies, concedes neither side can have 'exactly what we want'
The British PM said that she was not cherry-picking but just negotiating in the same way as any trade deal is put together.
Irish electricity is still ridiculously expensive...
But why? We pay the third highest tariffs in the EU, behind only Germany and Denmark.
Traffic gridlock expected as taxi drivers protest in Dublin city centre
Dozens of drivers will take part in a slow drive to the gates of the Dáíl, heading into rush hour.
iPhone tariffs announced
Three announce iPhone 4 plan