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'Steel state' senators urge Trump to bolster scope of Section 232 remedy

March 09, 2018
Three senators from Ohio and Pennsylvania want the administration to increase the scope of Section 232 steel tariffs by including more electrical steel products, arguing that without them the remedy is “incomplete.” “We were pleased to see that your proposed remedy includes grain-oriented electrical steel,” Sens. Rob Portman (R-OH), Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Bob Casey (D-PA) said in a March 8 letter. “However, we are concerned that unless you include a handful of additional tariff lines, for products that are...

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