FOCUS: Politics also set the tone in Brazil’s HRC trade case

The decision by the Brazilian government to suspend anti-dumping duties against hot-rolled coil (HRC) imports from China and Russia was motivated not only by fears that the measure would injure consuming sectors, but also by concerns that it would affect cooperation between the countries.

"The imposition of the [anti-dumping] measure could affect the political agenda of economic cooperation with two countries that provide the product - China and Russia - which are both members...

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Ana Paula Camargo

Felipe Peroni

January 22, 2018

22:27 GMT

São Paulo