Posts Tagged ‘ steel ’

US Escalates Trade War with China Over Subsidized Imports

May 15th, 2024

The United States will impose new tariffs on Chinese imports to mitigate the flood of artificially low-cost products dumped onto global markets. President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that the move targets various materials, including aluminum, steel and solar products. U.S. and European Union officials fear China is attempting to tackle a subsidy-fueled overcapacity problem in […]

U.S. Deal with Canada and Mexico Lifts Aluminum and Steel Tariffs

May 20th, 2019

A week after announcing increases to tariffs levied against China, U.S. officials eased the pain for door and window manufacturers drawing on North American markets by lifting steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico. That relief comes via an amended North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which manufacturers suggest will lessen the burdens on […]