February 10, 1993 |
Detroit's Big Three auto companies offered a reassuring sign of self-confidence Tuesday in calling off their proposed legal action against the Japanese auto industry. Their olive branch also signaled that the Clinton Administration's trade policy will be less protectionist than Washington scuttlebutt has been saying in recent days.
January 6, 1993 |
A federal judge's ruling on imported portable computer screens has been hailed as an interim victory for manufacturers of portable computers in the United States, including Toshiba America in Irvine. The judge in Washington sided with computer makers, who had complained in an appeal that tariffs on high-quality color screens imposed by the Commerce Department in 1991 would drive up the retail prices of portable computers. Toshiba America officials refused comment on the ruling. U.S.