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Commerce Department

(In Trade)
May 14, 2018

“With tariffs on tinplate steel, plastic substitutes would become more competitive and metal can manufacturers would suffer a permanent loss in demand for their products.”


(In Trade)
May 10, 2018

 Ross: “We are obviously handicapped by a problem of our own making.”


(In Trade)
May 10, 2018

Ur-Energy and Energy Fuels Resources say it “reflects the harsh reality facing the domestic uranium mining industry.”


(Daily News)
May 10, 2018

Officials and industry representatives from the U.S. and European Union this week weighed the impact of the General Data Protection Regulation, a policy set to take effect later this month in the EU, with the U.S. saying a number of issues still remain before it views the platform as the most-preferred comprehensive digital trade framework.


(Daily News)
May 10, 2018

Members of the Congressional Aluminum Caucus on Wednesday pressed Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on the Section 232 tariff exclusion process and urged him to exempt key allies, leaving some lawmakers with more questions than answers.


(In Trade)
May 09, 2018

“I understand that the report was recently finished but is not accessible to the public.”


(Daily News)
May 09, 2018

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Tuesday said Latin America must ease the costs of doing business in the region and focus on exporting more high-value goods instead of raw materials if it hopes to boost trade with the U.S.


(In Trade)
May 08, 2018

“The Chinese have complained publicly that they weren't sure what we really wanted. We didn't really think there was a lot of confusion.”


(Daily News)
May 07, 2018

A bipartisan group of 39 House members on Monday pressed Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross for a clearer and less burdensome Section 232 product exclusion process and knocked the administration for its pace in assessing requests for tariff exemptions.


(Daily News)
May 04, 2018

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on Thursday said the Commerce Department had not adequately responded to Chairman Ron Johnson’s (R-WI) questions about the Trump administration's Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum and warned that the panel would consider subpoenas if Commerce did not provide better answers within two weeks.


(Daily News)
May 04, 2018

China and the United States failed this week to reach an agreement that would stave off U.S. tariffs, as Beijing rejected a list of demands from the United States ranging from a $200 billion reduction in the U.S. trade deficit over two years to a pledge to end government support for sectors highlighted in the “Made in China 2025” program.


(In Trade)
May 01, 2018

“This short temporary extension provides no relief to the industry, which is already in a vulnerable state.”


(Daily News)
May 01, 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has sided with the government in a long-running steel dispute, vacating U.S. Court of International Trade ruling and backing a mechanism Commerce should use when determining the country of origin of products subject to antidumping and countervailing duties.


(In Trade)
April 29, 2018

Ross told Bloomberg that an announcement would be made just before the May 1 expiration of the temporary waivers, but declined to say which countries would be spared.


(Daily News)
April 23, 2018

World Trade Organization members this week decried actions taken by the U.S. on imports of steel, aluminum, solar cells and washing machines and scolded the European Union for threatening similar restrictions on certain steel products.


(Daily News)
April 19, 2018

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and ranking member Ron Wyden (D-OR) are demanding that the Commerce Department changes its procedures for companies to request products be excluded from the Trump administration’s tariffs on steel and aluminum because they lack “basic due process and procedural fairness for stakeholders.”


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