Big U.S. dealership groups have significant import exposureMay 24
Republicans in Congress slam Trump plan for auto importsMay 24
Some of President Trump's fellow Republicans in Congress say the administration's national security investigation of car and truck imports amid a trade spat with China is being pursued under false pretenses and could hurt U.S. consumers.
UAW president shows support for U.S. plan to explore import dutiesMay 24
Laugh test, flimsy logic, law of power, higher prices: Probe draws widespread condemnationMay 24
U.S. import investigation borders on 'provocation,' German trade group saysMay 24
A U.S. decision to launch a national security investigation into car imports borders on provocation, and marks a further low point in business ties with Europe that will hit both manufacturers and consumers, Germany's DIHK Chambers of Industries and Commerce said.
U.S. launches controversial probe to weigh tariffs on vehicle importsMay 23
The Trump administration started a controversial investigation into whether car and light-truck imports threaten national security, a move that could lead to new U.S. tariffs on foreign vehicles similar to those proposed for imported steel and aluminum in March.
GM's Barra on China's tariffs: Level playing fields or 'open up the markets'May 23
Tesla trims up to $14,000 off Model X in China after tariff cutsMay 23
Donald Trump does a favor for BMW and MercedesMay 23
The biggest beneficiaries of President Donald Trump's drive to get China to "play fair" on trade are automakers such as BMW and Mercedes, which export expensive sedans and SUVs from Germany and the U.S. to wealthy customers in the world's biggest market.
Russia, Japan, Turkey warn of tariff retaliation against U.S.May 22
Japan, Russia and Turkey have warned the United States about potential retaliation for its tariffs on steel and aluminum, the World Trade Organization said on Tuesday, bringing the total U.S. tariff bill to around $3.5 billion annually.
EU hunts for ways to avoid U.S. steel, aluminum tariffsMay 22
The European Union scrambled to come up with a strategy to avoid American tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum, signaling a readiness to accept American import quotas and to slash some EU duties in return for a permanent waiver.
China cuts import duty to 15% in boost for BMW, Tesla, Mercedes, PorscheMay 22
China will cut the import duty on passenger cars to 15 percent from the current 25 percent, in a boost to foreign automakers, just as the immediate threat of a trade war with the United States recedes.