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Commission imposes anti-dumping duties on imports of steel products from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine

Commission imposes anti-dumping duties on imports of steel products from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The EU has taken further action to protect EU steel producers from unfair competition. This latest action brings to 48 the number of measures in place against anti-dumping and anti-subsidy measures in the steel sector. Hot-rolled flat steel products from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine will now face duties ranging between €17.6 and €96.5 per tonne, writes […]

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#TradeDefenceInstruments: Council agrees negotiating position

#TradeDefenceInstruments: Council agrees negotiating position

| December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

On 13 December, the Permanent Representatives Committee (Coreper) agreed on the Council’s negotiating position on a proposal to modernize the EU’s trade defence instruments.   “This is a major breakthrough,” said Peter Žiga, Slovakia’s minister in charge of trade and President of the Council. “Our trade defence instruments have remained largely the same for over 15 […]

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