But the report would also hurt the argument of many in the Trump administration that the United States economy can still see robust economic growth even with the tariffs in place.
In her dealings with Macron and other leaders, Janning said, Merkel has been attempting "to at least keep the consensus among the other countries intact".
Trump has long called on Canada to stop protecting its dairy farmers from USA competition amid ongoing efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Trump is reportedly still "deciding on what to do about Canada" one official told ABC. European leaders have suggested they will stick with the Iran deal, also expressing disappointment with Trump's unilateral move.
The meeting comes after a gathering of G-7 finance ministers concluded last week with a message of "concern and disappointment" to Trump from the other six countries.
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I didn't, like, try to do it. "And when I got my opportunity at 4-3 to break, I was like, It's go time", Stephens explained. Twice the runner-up in Paris , Halep has qualified for the final by defeating 2016 champion Garbine Muguruza 6-1, 6-4.
Coincidentally, G7 leaders - Trump included - are scheduled to land at the Saguenay's Bagotville military airstrip before driving two hours to the summit site in La Malbaie.
Mr. Kudlow characterized Canada and Europe's angry reaction to the tariffs - including reciprocal tariffs on US goods that come into effect on July 1 - as a "family quarrel".
The Commerce Department said foreign production of steel and aluminum was driving down prices and hurting US producers, creating a "national security threat". In response, Trump quipped to Trudeau, "Didn't you guys burn down the White House?" referring to the War of 1812. Historians note the British attack on Washington was in retaliation for the American attack on York, Ontario, in territory that eventually became Canada, which was then a British colony.
Maybe it all started to go downhill during a French state visit to Washington in April, when Trump publicly brushed a "little piece of dandruff" off the French president's jacket, announcing to reporters in the room that it was just an attempt to "make him ideal". The Trump administration at one point granted Canada and Mexico a last-minute reprieve from tariffs in March as negotiations to rework the North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA, continued.
In another tweet, Trump called Trudeau "indignant".
"It is laughable to say that Canada, France. can represent a threat to America's national security, as we are the best allies that the USA has had for a long time", Trudeau said.
Praising Mr Trump's past involvement she said he had managed to help her deliver a top priority previous year.