USA finds surge in HRC imports from CSN, Usiminas, NSSMC

The US Commerce Department has found that critical circumstances exist for imports of hot rolled coil (HRC) from certain producers in Brazil and Japan, but not from producers in Australia and the Netherlands.

Brazilian steelmakers CSN and Usiminas and Japan's Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp (NSSMC) and JFE Steel now face the prospect of backdated duties. The findings were based on a comparison of US imports from the producers between June and...


December 04, 2015

18:47 GMT

New York