President Trump Reportedly ‘Hell-Bent’ On Imposing Metallic Tariff

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Shares of U.S. Steel rose on the report, trading about 1.7 percent higher in the premarket.
The stocks have been rising this week on expectations the administration was leaning toward a tariff.
President Donald Trump’s White House is “hell-bent” on imposing tariffs on steel and other imports, Axios reported FridayThe plan — which was pushed by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and was supported by National Trade Council Peter Navarro, and policy adviser Stephen Miller — would potentially impose tariffs in the 20 percent range, according to the report.
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