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'G6 plus one' warns US over 'disappointing' tariffs

'G6 plus one' warns US over 'disappointing' tariffs

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Finance ministers at the G7 have told the US that "collaboration and co-operation has been put at risk" by its trade tariffs. A summary of a meeting of the ministers singled out the US, warning it that its actions undermine trade and weaken confidence in the world economy.It said: "The international community is faced with significant economic and security issues, which are best addressed through a united front from G7 countries."Members continue to make progress on behalf of our citizens, but recognise that this collaboration and co-operation has been put at risk by trade actions against other members."Last week, the US confirmed it would be imposing a 25% tariff on steel imports from the EU, Canada and Mexico and a 10% tariff on aluminium. ...