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Japan dodges US auto tariffs, for now, as Trump and Abe agree on trade talk...

09 September, 2018 8:29 am 8:29 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed  to start trade talks in an arrangement that, for now, protects Japanese automakers from further tariffs, seen as a major threat to the export-dependent economy. The two countries said in a joint statement the talks “will respect positions of the … Read More