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11 nations sign Pacific trade pact as Trump plans US tariffs

SANTIAGO, Chile/March 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries signed a sweeping free trade agreement Thursday to streamline trade and slash tariffs just hours before President Donald Trump announced his plans to impose new tariffs on aluminum and steel to protect U.S. producers. Trump withdrew the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific Partnership last year, … Continue reading 11 nations sign Pacific trade pact as Trump plans US tariffs