Trump tells Japan to build cars in US instead of shipping them over

Trump added that “Japan has been winning” when it comes to trade deals with the U.S.

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President Trump called on Japan to build more cars in the U.S. during his stop in the country as part of his first official tour of Asia as president.

“Try building your cars in the United States instead of shipping them over,” Trump said at an event with Japanese business executives, according to a pool report.

“That’s not rude?” he added.

Three out of every four Japanese brand cars sold in North America were manufactured on the continent, according to Columbus Business First.

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