EU starts anti-dumping probe into HDG from China

The European Commission (EC) has opened an anti-dumping case into imports of hot dipped galvanized coil (HDG) from China, it said on Friday December 9.

The investigation was started after the European steel association, Eurofer, lodged a complaint on behalf of the region’s producers on October 25.
“The complainants have provided evidence that imports of the product under investigation from the country concerned have increased overall in absolute terms and in terms of market share,” the EC said.

The evidence provided by the complainants shows that the volume and the prices of the imported products have had a negative effect on prices and market share held by the EU industry, and that this has had substantial negative effects on the...

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Maria Tanatar

December 09, 2016

17:48 GMT

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