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United States Will Not Grant India Unconditional Pass On Section 232 Aluminium And Steel Tariffs

United States Will Not Grant India Unconditional Pass On Section 232 Aluminium And Steel Tariffs

Despite the specter of retaliatory tariffs on United States products, the Trump administration has chosen not to grant exceptions to the Section 232 blanket aluminium and steel tariffs for producers from India. Assistant United States Trade Representative Mark Linscott spoke with his...


Trump Aluminium Tariffs Hamper India’s Competitivity – Indian Trade Association

The Trump administration’s blanket tariffs on aluminium and steel may make Indian exports of the same significantly less competitive compared to countries that have been granted an exemption from the measures. So states a recent report published by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM). The report, entitled “Global Tariff War: Implications […]

India To Reject Aluminium Quotas In Exchange For Tariff Exemption

Sources from within the Indian government indicate that it will not entertain the notion of exchanging blanket tariffs on aluminium and steel for a 70-percent quota on imports of the same. According to reporting in local media, the Indian government continues to hold the position that its exports to the United States is a minuscule […]

Aluminum Association Calls Upon Trump Administration To Drop Section 232 Tariffs At NAFTA Negotiating Table

North American trade group the Aluminum Association published an open letter to the Trump administration on Monday calling on U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer to use the occasion of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations to press for quota-free exemptions on aluminium imports from Canada and Mexico. The letter, penned by Aluminum Association […]

Trump Adminstration Aluminium Tariffs Still Leave U.S. Capacity Short: Vedanta Official

The Trump administration’s actions on aluminium tariffs and sanctions on Rusal notwithstanding, the United States aluminium sector continues to be structurally stunted. So said Vedanta’s chief sales and marketing officer Jean-Baptiste Lucas in an interview with Metal Bulletin last week. Lucas continued by noting that the moves have made imports of the metal significantly more […]