Trump has used the same language this year.
It is now clear that the United States and the other G-7 countries are "no longer singing from the same hymn book", and that has serious ramifications for the global trading order, said Lynn Fischer Fox, a former deputy assistant secretary for policy and negotiations in the U.S. Commerce Department's International Trade Administration. He went further in March, accusing allies of hurting the USA more than its enemies have. Our friends are friends.
"We may have tactical disagreements, but he has always said - and I agree - tariffs are a tool in that effort".
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It's a dark turn for the G-7, which first met in 1975 when it included only six countries: the U.S., U.K., Germany, France, Italy and Japan.
The trade conflict has had a devastating impact on USA markets.
Trump travels to Canada on Friday for the G7 summit in Quebec.
Other issues threaten to heighten tensions within the group. European allies have urged Trump to reconsider.
California sent Mexico $77 million in grated or powdered cheese past year, according to U.S. Census Bureau data. In particular, Trudeau was incensed with the suggestion that Canada poses a national security threat to the US.
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Trump has broken with allies on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, on the Paris climate accord and on the Iran nuclear deal.
Christopher Sands, director of the Center for Canadian Studies at Johns Hopkins University, said Mr. Trump was particularly rankled by Ottawa's NAFTA outreach campaign, during which Canadian politicians and businesspeople fanned out across the country to encourage their American counterparts to lobby the White House to preserve NAFTA.
The announcement comes as a senior Trump administration official said that the president wants to end the three-party talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, aiming instead to deal separately with Canada and Mexico to restructure the trade accord.
Pierre Lampron, president of the Dairy Farmers of Canada, said in a letter to Trudeau Monday the prime minister's comments were "quite worrisome", and "deeply troubling for our dairy farmers", given repeated pledges of support by Trudeau and his lawmakers for the sector.
To see why these three US allies are so upset, one need only look at the biggest suppliers of USA metals.
Jim Heimerl, an OH pork producer and president of the U.S. National Pork Producers Council, said the 20% tariff on pork legs and shoulders eliminates his country's ability to compete in the Mexican market. More importantly, steel exports to the US make up more than half of total Canadian production.
The remarks underscore the differences between Trump and his fellow G7 leaders over the usefulness of the worldwide multilateral world order, something Trudeau and the other world leaders are struggling to defend.
Countries that import USA pig meat.
A French presidency official said that while G7 members would raise their unhappiness over the tariffs with Trump, they would not deliver an ultimatum that he drop them because the summit "isn't the place where you negotiate things like that".