Analysis of the State-by-State Impact of New Tariffs on Mexico
On May 30, President Trump announced that the White House plans to impose a 5% tariff on all goods from Mexico starting June 10 in response to the influx of migrants across the southern border. The tax would gradually increase to as much as 25% until the flow of undocumented immigrants across the border stops.
The image and chart below shows the total value of 2018 goods imports from Mexico for Wisconsin. Click here for the state-by-state impact of imposing tariffs at the 5% and 10% levels.
800,800 Wisconsin jobs are supported by global trade.
The analysis was compiled using data on state imports from the U.S. Department of Commerce. The full data set can be downloaded here.