January 18, 2019, 17:35


South Korean Finance Minister Asks US for Car Tax Waiver – Reports

South Korean Finance Minister Asks US for Car Tax Waiver – Reports

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – South Korean Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki asked the United States on Friday not to levy duties on car imports from his country, Yonhap news agency reported.

The plea was made during the minister’s meeting in Seoul with US Ambassador Harry Harris, the Yonhap news agency said, citing a ministerial statement. The diplomat reportedly vowed to convey the message to Washington.

READ MORE: South Korea Considers Taxing Cryptocurrency Transactions — Finance Minister

The United States launched a probe last May into a car trade deficit with South Korea over concerns it posed a national security threat. US President Donald Trump threatened Seoul with 25 percent tariffs on all vehicles imported into the United States.

South Korea eventually agreed last year to revise a bilateral free trade deal to address US concerns over automotive imports. The agreement came into effect earlier this January.

Related posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Weather

Moscow

Today01/18/2019
2℃

Sat
01/19/2019
light snow

  • light snow
  • HI/LO: -4/-8
  • Clouds: 76%
  • Wind: 5.21 m/s
  • Wind Direction: WSW
  • Pressure: 1000hPa
  • Humidity: 89%

Sun
01/20/2019
snow

  • snow
  • HI/LO: -2/-6
  • Clouds: 88%
  • Wind: 6.91 m/s
  • Wind Direction: WSW
  • Pressure: 1002hPa
  • Humidity: 90%

Mon
01/21/2019
light snow

  • light snow
  • HI/LO: -9/-12
  • Clouds: 8%
  • Wind: 2.76 m/s
  • Wind Direction: SW
  • Pressure: 1003hPa
  • Humidity: 77%

Tue
01/22/2019
light snow

  • light snow
  • HI/LO: -6/-12
  • Clouds: 96%
  • Wind: 7.31 m/s
  • Wind Direction: WSW
  • Pressure: 1007hPa
  • Humidity: 0%

Wed
01/23/2019
light snow

  • light snow
  • HI/LO: -13/-16
  • Clouds: 49%
  • Wind: 3.79 m/s
  • Wind Direction: SSW
  • Pressure: 1008hPa
  • Humidity: 0%

Thu
01/24/2019
light snow

  • light snow
  • HI/LO: -13/-17
  • Clouds: 65%
  • Wind: 2.89 m/s
  • Wind Direction: NW
  • Pressure: 1003hPa
  • Humidity: 0%

Сторонняя реклама



Статьи
Статьи В
Создание Сайта Кемерово, Создание Дизайна, продвижение Кемерово, Умный дом Кемерово, Спутниковые телефоны Кемерово - Партнёры
Яндекс.Метрика