Europe approves 25% duties on steel, aluminium from US

The European Commission (EC) endorsed on Wednesday June 6 an earlier decision to impose additional duties at 25% on a full list of products imported from the United States, including steel and aluminium products.

The move is part of the European Union’s response to the imposition by the US of tariffs on its imports of steel and aluminium products from the region, the EC said. The US move was part of its wider imposition of the tariffs on material from any source.

The EC expects to conclude the relevant procedures in coordination with EU member states before the end of June this year,...


Maria Tanatar

June 07, 2018

15:05 GMT