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Trump threatens again with departure from WTO

The American president Donald Trump has Thursday once again threatened from world trade organization to step in if the United States is not to be treated better. Trump formulated a new threat to news agency Bloomberg. He hit Thursday night also the offer of the European Union to the import taxes for cars ” reciprocal of zero trace.

It is not the first time that the American president, a critique of the WTO. Had he once mentioned that the handelsorgaan by the rest of the world is designed to help the United States thwart. Trumps advisors would previously have tried to explain that the US is more successful at the WTO than other countries. But Trump is still not convinced. The possible withdrawal of the US from the WTO would be the multilateral trading system, where the united states is always hard for have made, firmly undermine.

Trumps trade representative Robert Lighthizer said earlier that the biggest mistake of the WTO was for China in 2001 to join. WTO rules to resolve trade disputes, surveys, and previously as interference in American sovereignty.

The world trade organisation was established in 1995, under the impulse of major economies such as the United States.

Trump rejects EU offer for tariefvrije motor trade: ‘Not good enough’

Donald Trump hit Thursday night also the offer of the European Union to the import taxes for cars ” reciprocal of zero trace. The offer is “not good enough,” he said in an interview with Bloomberg.

‘The EU is almost as bad as China, only smaller, ” said Trump, who then repeated what he was a few weeks earlier. The European commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmström, had earlier in the day the conscious proposal placed on the table. The EU is prepared “our car taxes to reduce to zero as the USA is doing the same thing,” she said Thursday in Brussels.

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