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Following her meeting with the U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer in Washington,  Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland, told reporters that she had a good meeting with the USTR and that she reiterated to him that the U.S. metal tariffs were completely unacceptable.  

Key quotes (via Reuters)

  • U.S. metals tariffs raise questions among many Canadians about ratification of new USMCA trade deal.
  • Ottawa has heard from many U.S. legislators that they share Canada’s concerns about metals tariffs.