WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is expanding its efforts to block the use of Chinese technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla for tariff relief on key components of its electric vehicles, and rejecting ride hailing company Uber's petition to waive tariffs on electric scooters. The office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) rejected requests to exempt the Model 3 car computer and center screen in May 29 letters, saying they both concern "a product str
Tariffs 'are hereby indefinitely suspended,' Trump tweets.
Mexico sends 600,000 to 700,000 barrels of oil to the U.S. every day.
He also spoke about European trade relations.
U.S. tariffs could add thousands of dollars to the cost of automobiles.
H-D expects to ship 222,000 units globally in 2019, the lowest since 2010.
'We are prepared to put our vehicle tariffs on the negotiating table.'
Washington seeks more equitable trade in motor vehicle sector.
BMW builds SUVs in South Carolina and exports them to China.
Because of trade war, some SUV production could move there from the U.S.
It falls short of 6,000 cars per week, but quarterly number's on the mark.
The CEO says if the trade war goes on, "there will be more damage."
Analysts predict 'bad news for consumers' and a 'downward cycle' for the industry.
Ford maintains car wouldn't be profitable at expected low volumes
It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands.
Trump: "Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal."
The Ford Territory is developed in partnership with Jiangling Motors.