Steel

May 17 2021
Blog Steel

U.S., E.U. Announce Diplomatic Talks to Address Steel Overcapacity

While the talks will be an important in the effort to rein in excess steel capacity, it is essential they bring about measurable, enforceable results that will prevent another devastating surge in...
May 10 2021
Blog Steel

Congressman: Maintaining a Strong Steel Industry is a “Matter of National Security”

Rep. Frank Mrvan (D-Ind.), who toured the Burns Harbor steelmaking facility on Monday, also voiced support for a major infrastructure investment package.
Mar 24 2021
Blog Steel

New Report: Section 232 Trade Enforcement on Steel Imports Worked

The Economic Policy Institute finds the 2018 action stopped the surge of steel imports (without impacting the cost of products like motor vehicles and household appliances). But removing Section 232...
Jan 11 2021
Blog

Domestic Steelmakers Call on Biden to Maintain Tariffs

Keep them up until global overcapacity is addressed, industry groups say.
Oct 28 2020
Blog

There’s Reason to Celebrate in Fairfield, Alabama

On Monday, U.S. Steel officially announced the successful startup of its new $412 million electric arc furnace at Fairfield Works, which it says will be able to produce 1.6 million tons of steel per...
Sep 10 2020
Blog

New White Paper Details the Unique Challenges Facing a Critical Industry

The paper examines some some of the lessons from the last major recession and the difficulties the industry faces this time around.