FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 15, 2020
AAPC Statement on Duty-Free Treatment of Canadian Aluminum
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Governor Matt Blunt, president of the American Automotive Policy Council representing American Automakers FCA US LLC, Ford Motor Company, and General Motors Company, today issued the following statement on the Trump administration’s decision to resume duty-free treatment of Canadian aluminum:
“American Automakers applaud the decision by the United States government to resume duty-free treatment of non-alloyed unwrought aluminum imported from Canada. These tariffs were a burden on the U.S. auto industry and we recommend they not be reimposed.”
The American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC) represents American Automakers FCA US LLC, Ford Motor Company and General Motors Company. AAPC is a Washington, D.C. association representing the common public policy interests of its member companies.