EU starts anti-dumping case into HRC from Turkey

The European Commission (EC) has started an anti-dumping investigation into hot-rolled coil originating from Turkey, it said on Thursday May 14.

The case was opened following a complaint lodged by European steel association Eurofer on behalf of EU steelmakers on March 31 this year.
“The complainant has provided evidence that imports of the product under investigation from the country concerned have increased overall in absolute terms and in terms of market share,” the EC said.

The evidence showed that the imported volumes and prices of HRC have had consequences that included a reduction in the prices that could be charged by the EU industry, resulting in substantial negative effects on overall performance, and the financial...


Maria Tanatar

May 14, 2020

12:50 GMT