Chinese government knocks broad scope of 232 investigations

The broad scope of the USA’s Section 232 investigations into the national security implications of steel and aluminium imports has drawn criticism from a Chinese Ministry of Commerce spokesman.

The definition of "national security" was a very broad one, which could lead to misuse by the USA and have an adverse effect on the flow of international trade if tariffs are imposed against imports on Chinese products, he said...


Kirk Maltais

June 30, 2017

06:08 GMT