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China Appeals to WTO for Help in Negotiating Aluminium Foil Row with United States

China Appeals to WTO for Help in Negotiating Aluminium Foil Row with United States

In a response to the anti-dumping duties imposed by the United States government on imports of aluminium foil from the People’s Republic of China, China’s Ministry of Commerce approached the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Friday in an effort at enlisting the...

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Trump’s Argument Against Cheap Chinese Aluminium Has Merit: Glencore CEO

The CEO of Anglo-Swiss miner and commodities firm Glencore plc told a Florida audience that United States president Donald Trump “has a point” in calling out the powers that be in Beijing over their policies regarding the production and export of aluminium and steel. Ivan Glasenberg spoke as part of a Bloomberg Television panel at […]

US President Trump Orders Investigation Into Aluminium Imports

American president Donald Trump is expected to direct his administration to expedite an investigation launched by the Commerce Department yesterday to determine whether aluminium imports endanger national security. The Commerce Department initiated an investigation into aluminium imports pursuant to Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, which grants the president the ability to […]