The President of the United States Donald trump is considering imposing a 20 percent tax on products imported from Mexico, and thus to Finance the construction of a wall on the border between the two countries.
On Thursday, January 26, reported the press Secretary of the White house Sean Spicer. According to him, such a tax can be imposed on goods from other countries with which the US has a negative trade balance, reports news Agency Reuters.
Earlier in the day it was reported that Donald trump and the President of Mexico, Enrique peña Nieto canceled a bilateral meeting scheduled for 31 January.
We will remind, on January 25 the US President has signed a decree on the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico, which, he said, will begin in the coming months. While trump has repeatedly stressed that the construction will pay off the Mexican government. Peña Nieto said that his country will not do.