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‘Tariff Man’ Trump Has Brazil All Wrong

Kenneth Rapoza, Forbes President Donald Trump reinstated tariffs on Brazilian steel and aluminum. Steel is a top 10… [+] EVAN VUCCI / ASSOCIATED PRESS President Trump has Brazil all wrong. And the market seems to think so as well, because the country’s stock market is beating the S&P 500 and the rest of the emerging markets index again on Wednesday. The self-described “tariff man” reinstated tariffs on Brazilian steel on Tuesday. He blamed a weak Brazilian real for his decision, saying the weakened [...]