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Importing inflatable boats and pizza from Canada to the US just got 10% more expensive
Thursday 07 Jun 2018 Author: Lisa-Marie Janes

A trade war could be on horizon as allies of the US retaliate to tariffs imposed on steel and aluminium imports from 1 June.

Among those affected is Canada, which slapped tariffs of 10% on a series of diverse items, including playing cards, inflatable boats, pizza, whiskey and candles – except those used for festive occasions from 1 July.

The country also imposed 25% tariff on imports of certain steel and aluminium products.

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