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Uncertainty Looms for USMCA to Pass U.S. Congress, Say Analysts

A new trade deal between the United States, Canada and Mexico is expected to have a modest impact on the oil and gas industry, and reduced uncertainty between the trading partners could lead to an eventual lifting of tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, according to analysts. However, they warned the ongoing trade dispute with China could worsen. Read More

IPAA Urges White House to Modify Steel Import Trade Policies

As the oil and gas industry grapples with tariffs on imported steel and a byzantine process for bypassing them, the Independent Petroleum Association of America urged the Trump administration to "understand and address" the unintended consequences of both actions, especially the increased burden on the industry's small businesses. Read More

Oil, Gas Industry Frustrated by Rejections to Steel Tariff Exemptions; Permian Pipeline Affected

Officials with the American Petroleum Institute said their member oil and gas companies are frustrated with the process that the Trump administration established to request exemptions to tariffs on imported steel, with several petitions -- including one for a pipeline to service the booming Permian Basin -- already rejected on vague grounds. Read More