Rebar mills file trade case vs. Turkey, Mexico

Sep 04, 2013 | 11:02 AM | Samuel Frizell

Tags  Rebar, trade complaint, International Trade Commission, ITC, Commerce Department, rebar, Rebar Trade Action Coalition, Alan H. Price Nucor

NEW YORK — U.S. producers of steel concrete reinforcing bar filed a long-anticipated trade complaint Sept. 4 against imports of Turkish and Mexican rebar.

"The Turkish and Mexican industries are using unfair pricing practices to capture market share from the U.S. industry," Alan H. Price, counsel for the domestic producers, said in a statement released by the Rebar Trade Action Coalition. "The U.S. industry and its workers have been injured by the growing volume of dumped and subsidized rebar imports."

The five petitioners in the case filed with the Commerce Department and the International Trade Commission (ITC) are Nucor Corp., Gerdau Ameristeel U.S. Inc., Commercial Metals Co., Cascade Steel Rolling Mills Inc. and Byer Steel Corp.....





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