Retailers Welcome Resolution To Lift Steel And Aluminum Tariffs On Canada And Mexico, Call On Congress To Pass USMCA

WASHINGTON — May 17, 2019 — The National Retail Federation issued the following statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay after the Trump administration announced plans to lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico:

“We applaud the administration for reaching a resolution with Canada and Mexico on the steel and aluminum tariffs. Lifting these tariffs will support consumer confidence and provide much-needed relief for American businesses large and small. Congress should build on this progress by passing USMCA and modernizing the rules for North American trade.”

Posted May 17, 2019

Source: The National Retail Federation (NRF)