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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Tariffs

All time
# what's in store
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.
# Seanad
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.
# trade wars
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.
# airbus fight
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.
# Border
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.
# Import tariffs
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”.
# trade war
US more than doubles tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods
China has pledged “necessary countermeasures” to the 25% tariffs.
# now what
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.
# brexplainer
What will a no-deal Brexit mean for Ireland?
This seems as a good time as any to talk about this.
# trade warns
Trump slaps tariffs on another $200bn worth of Chinese imports
The tariffs include a bewildering variety of products from baseball gloves to bamboo mats.
# trade war
US imposes steep tariffs on $16 billion of Chinese goods
China said it will “continue to make the necessary counter-attacks”.
# Tariffs
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.
# trade war
Trump and Juncker announce 'deal' to defuse US-EU trade row
Trump has also delayed a meeting with Vladimir Putin.
# trade deal
EU and Japan to sign massive trade deal as US puts up barriers
The “landmark” EU-Japan deal creates a massive economic zone.
# China In Your Hands
Trump's kicks off 'largest trade war in economic history' with China
Beijing said it was “forced to take necessary countermeasures”.
# Playing ketchup
'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
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.
# trade war
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.
# World Economy
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.
# Tit for tat
'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.
# trade war
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.
# frank and direct
'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.
# trade war
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.
# steel and aluminium
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.
# trade war
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.
# trade war
'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.
# Don't Push too far
'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.
# leo in the usa
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”.
# steel and aluminium
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.
# Brexit
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.
# turn off the lights
Irish electricity is still ridiculously expensive...
But why? We pay the third highest tariffs in the EU, behind only Germany and Denmark.
# slow drive
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.
# Apple
iPhone tariffs announced
# Apple
Three announce iPhone 4 plan