Mexico steel seeks tougher trade rules

Mar 26, 2013 | 10:01 AM | Rodrigo Alonso

Tags  Mexican steel, Canacero, steel, Alonso Ancira Elizondo, international trade, trade regulations, Rodrigo Alonso

MEXICO CITY — Mexican steel association Canacero has once again called for an update of the country’s trade defense laws to protect investments planned by local steelmakers.

Investments in the sector are expected to total $11 billion from 2013 to 2017, but "unfair competition and subsequent market instability threaten the national investment program," Canacero president Alonso Ancira Elizondo said in a recent meeting with legislators.....





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