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U.S. rejects Tesla and Uber requests for Chinese tariff relief

25% tariff remains for computers, screens, and electric bikes

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

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Trump calls off tariffs after Mexico vows to tighten borders

Tariffs 'are hereby indefinitely suspended,' Trump tweets

Tariffs 'are hereby indefinitely suspended,' Trump tweets.

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How Trump's Mexico tariffs could increase fuel prices in the U.S.

Mexico sends 600,000 to 700,000 barrels of oil to the U.S. every day

Mexico sends 600,000 to 700,000 barrels of oil to the U.S. every day.

White House delays imported auto tariffs decision

The auto tariffs face strong opposition in Congress

The auto tariffs face strong opposition in Congress.

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Trump: China trade deal likely; automakers can avoid tariffs with U.S. plants

He also spoke about European trade relations

He also spoke about European trade relations.

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Automakers brace for U.S. government report on import tariffs

U.S. tariffs could add thousands of dollars to the cost of automobiles

U.S. tariffs could add thousands of dollars to the cost of automobiles.

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Harley-Davidson expects 2019 shipments to slump amid trade war fallout

H-D expects to ship 222,000 units globally in 2019, the lowest since 2010

H-D expects to ship 222,000 units globally in 2019, the lowest since 2010.

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E.U. rules in cars, farming out of U.S. trade talks

'We are prepared to put our vehicle tariffs on the negotiating table'

'We are prepared to put our vehicle tariffs on the negotiating table.'

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Japan wants to promote free and fair trade for global economy, says Suga

Washington seeks more equitable trade in motor vehicle sector

Washington seeks more equitable trade in motor vehicle sector.

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BMW says trade war could hit 2019 results by $580 million

BMW builds SUVs in South Carolina and exports them to China

BMW builds SUVs in South Carolina and exports them to China.

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BMW paying $4.2 billion to take control of China joint venture

Because of trade war, some SUV production could move there from the U.S.

Because of trade war, some SUV production could move there from the U.S.

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Tesla misses one Model 3 goal, hits another, faces stiff Chinese tariff

It falls short of 6,000 cars per week, but quarterly number's on the mark

It falls short of 6,000 cars per week, but quarterly number's on the mark.

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Jim Hackett says metal tariffs costing Ford $1 billion in profits

The CEO says if the trade war goes on, 'there will be more damage'

The CEO says if the trade war goes on, "there will be more damage."

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Get ready to pay more for a new car after latest tariffs on China

Analysts predict 'bad news for consumers,' 'downward cycle' for automakers

Analysts predict 'bad news for consumers' and a 'downward cycle' for the industry.

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Trump says tariffs mean Ford can build Focus Active in U.S.; Ford says it won't

Ford maintains car wouldn't be profitable at expected low volumes

Ford maintains car wouldn't be profitable at expected low volumes

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Trump tariff threat on Canadian-built cars: These models could be affected

It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands

It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands.

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Fact check: Trump overstates the cost of a Camaro in China

It does not cost $119,000

It does not cost $119,000.

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NAFTA talks with Mexico drag on due to autos sticking points

Trump: 'Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal'

Trump: "Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal."

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Ford to launch new basic SUV as part of China revival effort

The Ford Territory is developed in partnership with Jiangling Motors

The Ford Territory is developed in partnership with Jiangling Motors.

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Chinese car imports tumbled 87 percent in June ahead of tariff changes

Sales of imported cars also fell 22 percent in first half of 2018

Sales of imported cars also fell 22 percent in first half of 2018.

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