U.S. Sets Preliminary Duties on Electrical Steel Imports

The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday set preliminary duties on imports of non-oriented electrical steel from China, Germany, Japan, South Korea, Sweden and Taiwan, after finding the goods were being sold in the United States. The steel, an iron-silicon alloy used to make motors and generators, will face duties of up to 407.5 percent -the rate applied to products from China – after a complaint by AK Steel Corp. Read more