Trump describes Abe as one of the people he is closest with. Photo: AP

Spurned in midterms, Trump turns sights on Japanese car firms

  • Move follows concerns president would respond to loses by becoming more erratic towards Asia
  • Comments raise spectre of 25 per cent tariff on imports of Japanese vehicles
  • US market is critical to Japanese carmakers – but president says American manufacturers are not getting same access in Japan
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Trump describes Abe as one of the people he is closest with. Photo: AP
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