Arguing that Canada has been “taking advantage” of the American aluminum business, US President Donald Trump announced on Thursday that his administration will reimpose a tariff on aluminum imports from the US’ northern trade partner.

“Canada was taking advantage of us, as usual. Aluminum business was being decimated by Canada, very unfair to our jobs,” Trump remarked while speaking to employees of the Whirlpool Corporation Manufacturing Plant in Clyde, Ohio.

A proclamation on the move was released by the White House within an hour of Trump’s announcement, confirming reports that the 10% tariff would be placed upon aluminum articles.

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