France’s Le Maire says no U.S. trade talks with metals tariffs in place

U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and France's Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire shake hands at the G20 Meeting of Finance Ministers in Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 21, 2018. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Saturday the European Union could not consider negotiating a free trade agreement with the United States without Washington first withdrawing its tariffs on steel and aluminum. Speaking to reporters at the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Buenos Aires, Le […]

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