South Africa, caught in trade war crossfire, set to lose jobs – The Wall Street Journal

The Trump administration has lumped South Africa with China, Venezuela and Russia, refusing to grant it an exemption to the new steel and aluminium tariffs that it is imposing due to national security concerns. The move comes despite the Department of Trade and Industry’s attempts to win an exclusion for South Africa.

The Trump administration has lumped South Africa with China, Venezuela and Russia, refusing to grant it an exemption to the new steel and aluminium tariffs that it is imposing due to national security concerns. The move comes despite the Department of Trade and Industry’s attempts to win an exclusion for South Africa.

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