EU's Malmstrom says she assumes U.S. won't slap autos tariffs during talks
WASHINGTON, Nov 13 (Reuters) - The European Union’s trade
commissioner, Cecilia Malmstrom, said on Tuesday she is
operating under the assumption the United States will not impose
autos tariffs on the EU while the two sides are negotiating on
Malmstrom told an audience at the German Marshall Fund in
Washington that any move by the United States to impose autos
tariffs would not apply to the EU.
"We assume that if that were to happen, that would not be
for the European Union," she said.
(Reporting by David Lawder; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)
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