Trump Summons Steel, Aluminum Executives for Meeting on Trade Curbs

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration has summoned steel and aluminum executives on short notice for a White House meeting on Thursday, telling them that an announcement could be made then on long-awaited curbs on steel and aluminum imports in the name of protecting national security, according to people familiar with the matter. These people said that executives from companies in the two industries had been invited to the White House for a midday meeting with President Donald Trump, and that Mr. Trump and some of his advisers were hoping to use that event to announce broad tariffs or quotas. Other people involved in the discussions, however, said that the new policies hadn’t… Read More

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