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European Parliament report on metals calls for more trade protection

The European Parliament debated at length a report by French MEP Edouard Martin (S&D), a former Arcelor Mittal worker, on Developing a sustainable European industry of base metals. The text calls for support to help the industry become competitive again, including through investment in innovation and research. The overall tone …

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STEEL/ANTIDUMPING – Experts: Not many more steel antidumping cases to expect in EU as low prices new normal

EU member states called on the EU on Monday 9 November to use more systematically its panoply of trade defence instruments – antidumping, countervailing measures and safeguards – to help the bloc’s struggling steel industry (see Borderlex PRO edition of 10 November). But it is not sure the number of …