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What 'ketchup wars' means for McCormick

Holden Wilen
American City Business Journals
What 'ketchup wars' means for McCormick

The United States and Canada are embroiled in a developing trade war — some call it "a ketchup war" — and McCormick & Co. Inc. is caught in the crosshairs. After President Donald Trump's administration slapped new tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum imports, Canada responded with tariffs of its own. On Canada Day, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau placed a 25 percent tariff on U.S. steel.