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Trump has exempted key exporters of steel and aluminum, Canada and Mexico, while negotiating changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and other countries such as Australia also may be spared.

On Friday, the country's leading steelmaker, POSCO, fell 3.63 percent to end at 345,000 won (US$322), with Hyundai Steel Co. was down 2.48 percent at 51,100 won and Dongkuk Steel Mill Co. backtracked 1.94 percent at 10,100 won.

President Donald Trump signed proclamations Thursday slapping USA tariffs of 25 per cent on steel and 10 per cent on aluminum from nearly every country, with the penalties snapping into effect in 15 days.

The tariffs carved out an exemption for Canada and Mexico, and allow other nations to argue for similar exceptions.

Key U.S. trading partners and businesses have warned the tariffs could backfire, provoking a trade war and hurting allies like the European Union and Japan more than China, their main target.

Analysts say the Trump tariffs will continue to weigh on local steelmakers as they are heavily dependent on exports to countries such as the United States.

Both House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have pushed back. Sen.

Any decision on carve outs "would be country-by-country, and it will be based on national security", she said, noting that she was "not aware" of any complaints filed at the World Trade Organization against the tariffs.

Article I, Section 8 of the United States Constitution grants Congress the authority to regulate trade with foreign nations.

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"We call for calm-headed behavior", he told reporters.

"We are living in historic times of unraveling, " he said.

If tariffs are imposed, "fairly traded products" should be exempted and a "robust" exclusion process rolled out along with the duties, the House members said.

Golfing legend and Donald Trump mate Greg Norman was "called in" to lobby the US President on Australia's behalf over steel tariffs, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has confirmed.

"The proclamation will have a clause that does not impose these tariffs immediately on Canada and Mexico", Navarro said.

The aide expressed frustration at the way the tariffs have been characterized, referring repeatedly to the "fake news", the lobbyists and the "swamp things" that he said exaggerated the ill effects while fighting the measures.

"From day one of the Trump administration, Senator Fischer has utilized her personal relationships with President Trump himself and top White House and administration officials to relay how our trade policies and NAFTA impact the state of Nebraska", Puccini said. "We're not trying to blow up the world". That scenario, Tom Donohue said, would endanger the economic momentum from the Republican tax cuts and Trump's rollback of regulations.

During the nearly 10 years since the global financial crisis of 2008, it is obvious that a currency war is being experienced between countries with substantial weight in global competition such as the U.S., EU, Japan and China over the expansionary monetary policies of the central banks. That means shipping orders that have already been produced but not taking new orders because 25% tariffs would mean incurring a loss on new business. "My message on trade wars is simple: This is going to hurt Nebraskans, it's going to hurt farmers and ranchers, and it's going to kill jobs".

But after two-way talks with Lighthizer, European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem tweeted: "No immediate clarity on the exact USA procedure for exemption however, so discussions will continue next week".