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A trade official quoted Canada's WTO ambassador as saying: "We fear that the United States may be opening a Pandora's Box that we would not be able to close".In his first tweet Wednesday, Trump showed no sign of backing down, saying the United States had lost more than 55,000 factories and 6 million manufacturing jobs and let its trade deficit soar since the first Bush administration.European Council President Donald Tusk, who will chair a summit on March 22-23 where EU leaders will discuss the threat of a "serious trade dispute," said Trump's view that trade wars were good and easy to win was wrong.Trade wars are bad and easy to lose," Tusk told reporters.He was speaking after the EU executive met to discuss a list of 2.8 billion euros ($3.5 billion) worth of U.S. products – from bourbon to Harley Davidson motorbikes – on which Europe could apply a 25 percent tariff if Trump goes ahead.
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