Trade, currency lead lobbying efforts
Dec 29, 2011 | 01:37 PM
| Catherine Ngai
NEW YORK - Currency manipulation and free trade were at the top of the agenda in the third quarter for metal lobbyists on Capitol Hill, according to disclosures filed with the House of Representatives.
Leading the steel sector was U.S. Steel Corp., which spent $800,000 on lobbying in the three months ended Sept. 30, down slightly from the second quarter. Issues on the Pittsburgh-based steelmakers slate included the Environmental Protection Agencys maximum achievable control technology (MACT) regulations for boilers, restarting offshore oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, the currency manipulation bill and the three free-trade agreements that were passed in October. ....
To access AMM's full content, please log in below. If you do not have an AMM account, we invite you to take a free trial or subscribe below.
Already a registered amm.com user?
Access to amm.com editorial content is granted only to paid subscribers and trialists. If you do not have an active account in your own name, please either subscribe or take a trial and you will have instant access to amm.com content. Sharing your login credentials with individuals who are not subscribers represents a violation of AMM copyright.
Every morning, every minute no matter how often you follow the markets, there's an AMM subscription to fit your needs.
Not sure if you are ready to invest in a subscription right now? Take a free, no-obligation trial. Start your free trial today.