Europa cinge para a batalha Trade Com EUA
Officials see room to maneuver and retaliate as Trump says EU has ‘no choice’ but to make a deal
In a press conference in Davos, President Trump said that he is seeking “dramatic” reform at the World Trade Organization. On trade negotiations with the EU, he stated that Europe is “more difficult to do business with than China.” Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg
ByStephen Fidler and Greg Ip Jan. 22, 2020 3:29 pm ET
DAVOS, Switzerland—European politicians said they are prepared to defend themselves and would retaliate against any American tariffs, after President Trump set his sights on the continent as the next front in his global fight over trade.
With a first-phase China deal in his pocket, Mr. Trump said he wants to reach an agreement with the European Union before the U.S. presidential election, and threatened to levy tariffs if talks failed.