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Beijing Says U.S. Aluminium Alloy Sheet Investigation Risks Trade War

Beijing Says U.S. Aluminium Alloy Sheet Investigation Risks Trade War

Less than a week after the announcement of an investigation into allegations of dumping by the United States government, the People’s Republic of China shot back a verbal retort, accusing the U.S. government of impeding fair trade by its actions. In a...


Beijing Condemns “Discriminatory” Methods That Led to U.S. Imposition of Anti-Dumping Duties on Aluminium Foil

Reaction from the People’s Republic of China to the United States Commerce Department’s imposition of anti-dumping duties of up to 162 percent on Chinese aluminium foil was swift and adamant, with the Chinese government stating it was “strongly dissatisfied” with the decision. In a statement released Saturday, Chinese Commerce Ministry official Wang Hejun characterized the […]

Perfectus Aluminum Takes AEC to Task for “False Narrative” in Unpaid Duties Story

Perfectus Aluminum Inc. issued a scathing rebuttal to a story published by the Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) late last week accusing the California firm of being pursued by the Federal government for unpaid import duties. In a press release issued Thursday evening, Perfectus’ marketing communications firm responded to a story posted to AEC’s blog identifying […]

Senator Schumer Calls for Prompt Action on Aluminium Imports from Trump Administration

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) published an open letter to Secretary of Commerce Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Tuesday, urging the executive branch to come to a timely resolution for the overcapacity of aluminium drowning the domestic aluminium industry. Citing the national security concerns raised […]