Mexico Hits Back At Trump With Pork, Bourbon Tariffs
Mexico imposed wide-ranging tariffs on American products ranging from steel to pork and bourbon on Tuesday, responding to President Donald Trump's metals tariffs and taking aim at Republican strongholds ahead of US congressional elections in November.
Mexico's retaliation further raises trade tensions between the two countries, which have been echoed in dealings between Washington and Ottawa. Last week, Trump rattled some of the closest US allies by removing an exemption to tariffs on imported steel and aluminium that his administration had granted to Mexico, Canada and the European Union.
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