EU exempts Serbia from anti-dumping probe on HRC imports

The European Commission (EC) has excluded Serbia from its anti-dumping investigation into hot rolled coil (HRC) imported from five countries, according to a preliminary document seen by Metal Bulletin.

The other four countries involved in the case – Russia, Ukraine, Iran and Brazil – will be subject to definitive duties on their shipments of HRC.
Although the EC determined during its investigation that all five countries have been trading HRC material at dumped prices, it decided to terminate the investigation into imports from Serbia because the volumes were found to be negligible.

The HRC import volumes from Serbia decreased during the investigation period and now comprise a...


Maria Tanatar

July 17, 2017

16:07 GMT