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U.S. | 3 June 2019 Trade is Now Trump's Weapon for Everything, but it Shoots Backwards
The chance of a self-inflicted, unnecessary weakening in the economy this year, and perhaps even a recession, has increased markedly in the wake of the president's announcement on Friday that tariffs will be applied to all imports from Mexico, from June 10.

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3 June 2019 Trade is Now Trump's Weapon for Everything, but it Shoots Backwards

By Ian Shepherdson

The chance of a self-inflicted, unnecessary weakening in the economy this year, and perhaps even a recession, has increased markedly in the wake of the president's announcement on Friday that tariffs will be applied to all imports from Mexico, from June 10.

Posted: 3rd Jun 2019 in 'U.S.'

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