Tag: Section 201

WTO rejects Section 201 appeal

Confirming its earlier ruling that the US safeguard measures under Section 201 are illegal, the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization has rejected the American appeal.

US specialty steel imports

The latest statistical data released by the Specialty Steel Industry of North America (SSINA) reflect that the Bush Administration’s import relief programme, which went into effect in March 2002, appears to be working for the stainless steel products covered by the programme.

Positive signs for stainless

Despite all the turmoil in the steel sector in recent weeks, global prices in the stainless strip mill segment are taking an upward path, according to a report in the March issue of Stainless Steel Review.