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U.S. Tariffs Make More Waves on Steel, Auto Fronts

Higher import tariffs, potential or already realized, continue to make waves in the U.S. On Wednesday, a U.S. group that represents users of…

Tariffs | trade | steel | Trump | autos | car industry | auto manufacturing

William Ploch

Thu Jun 28 2018

Europe Rejects Trump's Offer to Renegotiate Climate Deal

The European Union (EU) has rejected a call by U.S. President Donald Trump to renegotiate its role in the historic Paris Climate Agreement. Trump's…

Europe | Paris Climate Agreement | Trump | Climate Change

Industrial Info

Mon Jun 05 2017

IIR BREAKERS: Trump Withdraws U.S. from Climate Accord

IIR BREAKERS: Trump Withdraws U.S. from Climate Accord Trump Withdraws U.S. from Climate Accord President Donald Trump is withdrawing the United States from…

Trump | Climate Accord | United States | Breakers | IIR Energy

Industrial Info

Thu Jun 01 2017

Keystone XL Pipeline Receives Presidential Approval

The U.S. Department of State has signed and issued a presidential permit to construct the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline, TransCanada Corporation said Friday.…

Keystone | Trump | South Dakota | Pipelines

Industrial Info

Fri Mar 24 2017

Industrial Outlook in Perspective: Could Manufacturing Investment Improve Under Trump?

With the inauguration of President Donald Trump, Industrial Manufacturing in the U.S. seems to be set to change sooner rather than later. On Monday…

Trump | Industrial Manufacturing | Investments | Outlook

Industrial Info

Tue Jan 24 2017

U.S. Tariffs Make More Waves on Steel, Auto Fronts

Higher import tariffs, potential or already realized, continue to make waves in the U.S. On Wednesday, a U.S. group that represents users of imported steel filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the steel tariffs. Meanwhile, a U.S. auto manufacturing group warned that a potential 25% tariff on imported vehicles and vehicle components would amount to a »

Europe Rejects Trump's Offer to Renegotiate Climate Deal

The European Union (EU) has rejected a call by U.S. President Donald Trump to renegotiate its role in the historic Paris Climate Agreement. Trump's decision to pull the U.S. out of the landmark 2015 Paris Climate Agreement has resulted in a backlash from most European nations, large businesses and even a number of key U.S. states and »

IIR BREAKERS: Trump Withdraws U.S. from Climate Accord

IIR BREAKERS: Trump Withdraws U.S. from Climate Accord Trump Withdraws U.S. from Climate Accord President Donald Trump is withdrawing the United States from the 2015 Paris Climate Accord. Proponents of the withdrawal say the agreement hurts U.S. jobs and businesses, and gives overseas competitors an unfair advantage. The climate accord was reached during former President Barack Obama’ »

Keystone XL Pipeline Receives Presidential Approval

The U.S. Department of State has signed and issued a presidential permit to construct the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline, TransCanada Corporation said Friday. “This is a significant milestone for the Keystone XL project," said Russ Girling, TransCanada's chief executive officer. "We greatly appreciate President Trump's Administration for reviewing and approving this important initiative, and we look »

Industrial Outlook in Perspective: Could Manufacturing Investment Improve Under Trump?

With the inauguration of President Donald Trump, Industrial Manufacturing in the U.S. seems to be set to change sooner rather than later. On Monday morning, Trump met with leaders in U.S. manufacturing, including Tesla Motors Incorporated (Palo Alto, California) (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, Under Armour Incorporated (NYSE:UAA) (Baltimore, Maryland) CEO Kevin Plank, and Ford Motor Company »