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COMMENTARY: TRADE WAR LOOMS

Trump's unfair tariffs will achieve little, and hurt many

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Beyond steel and aluminium: Mr Trump's ham-handed approach is likely to backfire and risks igniting a trade war in which the US will be among the many losers.

Singapore

WITH the ink barely dry on the executive order authorising tariffs on steel and aluminium, US President Donald Trump has dramatically upped the ante by threatening to impose a draconian set of protectionist measures on China.

These include tariffs on US$60 billion worth...

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