United Steelworkers

USITC Votes Unanimously to Keep Chinese Extruded Aluminum Antidumping Measures In Place

USITC Votes Unanimously to Keep Chinese Extruded Aluminum Antidumping Measures In Place

A day after the Aluminum Association filed its groundbreaking suit against the People’s Republic of China alleging unfair trading practices, the United States International Trade Commission delivered a determination that keeping existing antidumping measures in place is necessary to prevent aluminium extruders...

Novelis Promises Appeal of NLRB Order to Recognize USW at New York Plant

One business day after the National Labor Relations Board ruled against them, Novelis Inc. promised it would appeal a ruling upholding a lower court’s demand that it recognize United Steelworkers as the bargaining agent for laborers at its plant in upstate New York. The United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and […]

USW Drops Effort to Enact 50% Aluminium Tariff to Combat China’s Flooding

United States labor union United Steelworkers (USW) has abandoned its petition to the US government asking for a 50% tariff on imported aluminium. USW originally made the filing with the United States International Trade Commission for emergency protection as a response to the People’s Republic of China flooding the global market with cheap aluminium ingots […]

US Aluminium Producers Ask Government For Action Against China

United States aluminium producers and trade groups have ratcheted up pressure on their government to investigate unfair trade practices by the People’s Republic of China in the production and import of raw and semi-finished aluminium. According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, a team of researchers was sent to China by Century […]