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

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...


U.S. Aluminium Firms Ask Commerce Department for Tariffs on Chinese Imports

Withering criticisms of China’s aluminium sector filled the air during the long-awaited Section 232 hearings on Thursday, but representatives from the Middle Kingdom were determined not to go down without a verbal fight. The skirmish, conducted by the United States Commerce Department as part of an investigation ordered by President Donald Trump, was attended by […]

U.S. Commerce Department Extends Anti-Dumping Measures to Zhongwang’s 6xxx-Series Aluminium Alloy Pallets

The United States Department of Commerce announced the findings of its investigation of 6xxx-series aluminium alloy pallets imported into the country from the People’s Republic of China, declaring that such pallets fall under the scope of anti-dumping and countervailing duty orders issued late last year. Although the order covers all imports, the Commerce Department’s announcement […]

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 […]

U.S. Commerce Department Launches Dumping Probe Over Chinese Aluminium Foil

The United States Department of Commerce announced on Tuesday that it has begun a new pair of investigations of aluminium foil imported from suppliers in the People’s Republic of China. The antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations launched Tuesday are the result of a petition filed earlier this month by the Aluminum Association […]