Section 232 tariffs 'will cut HDG exports to US despite strong demand'

The decision by the government of the United States to impose 25% import duty on steel imports using its Section 232 powers will decrease the volume of exports to the US from Al Ghurair Iron & Steel, despite strong demand, the company’s senior executive has said.

Abu Bucker Husain, chief executive officer of the flat steel re-rolling and coating company, was speaking on Monday March 26.

United Arab Emirates-based Al Ghurair is a joint venture between the UAE’s Saif Al Ghurair Group and Japan’s Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal...


Serife Durmus

March 26, 2018

16:30 GMT