Brussels mulls offer of trade deal to Trump, if he drops tariff threat

The plan, which the Commission is discussing with member countries, aims to win exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs.

The plan, which the Commission is discussing with member countries, aims to win exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs.

“The European Commission is developing a plan to offer Donald Trump the prospect of a trade deal with the EU in exchange for a permanent exemption from U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs, according to five EU officials and diplomats. (…)”