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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 41


Basic metals

Italy: Investment support for the steel products manufacturer Arvedi

Measure #11187 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 22 May 2015 ▲

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On 22 May 2015, the European Investment Bank initiated the Arvedi Modernisation Programme as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).  

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Italy: Bail out to steel producer Ilva

Measure #11186 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 21 Oct 2015 ▲

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On 20 January 2016, the European Commission announced in a press release that it had initiated an investigation into the state aid provided by Italy to its bankrupt steel producer Ilva in Taranto, where the  EU's largest steel plant is locate

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UK: Temporary exemption from new energy standards for selected manufacturers

Measure #11185 | Published 21 Mar 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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 On 4 December 2015, the UK government published its regulations regarding the Transitional National Plan for large combustion plants.  

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Indonesia: Public procurement localisation requirements for transmission towers & conductors

Measure #11184 | Published 21 Mar 2016 | Inception 4 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 4 March 2016, the Indonesian Ministry of Industry announced in regulation 15/M-IND/PER/3/2016, based on presidential regulation 4/2016, new localisation requirements regarding the procurement of certain steel products.

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UK: New procurement guidelines to promote British steel

Measure #11183 | Published 21 Mar 2016 | Inception 3 Nov 2015 ▲

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 On 3 November 2015, the UK government announced in a press release that it had sent out a Procurement Policy Notice on steel to all government departments informing them of updated selection criteria.  

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Viet Nam: Initiation of safeguard investigation on imports of semi-finished and certain finished products of alloy and non-­alloy steel

Measure #11182 | Published 20 Mar 2016 | Inception 22 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 25 December 2015, the Viet Nam Competition Authority initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of semi-finished and certain finished products of alloy and non-­alloy steel.

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Thailand: Initiation of safeguard investigation on imports of structural hot rolled H­-beam with alloy

Measure #11181 | Published 20 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 4 February 2016, the Thai authorities initiated a safeguard investigation on imports structural hot rolled H­-beam with alloy. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7228.70.10 and 7228.70.90.

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Chile: Initiation of safeguard investigation on imports of steel nails, wires and mesh

Measure #11180 | Published 20 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 1 December 2015, the Commission on Distortions of Chile initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of steel nails, steel wires and steel mesh (Official Journal of the Republic of Chile No. 41.321, 01.12.2015).

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China: Initiation of antidumping investigation on imports of iron-based amorphous alloy ribbon (strip) from the United States and Japan

Measure #11179 | Published 20 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 18 November 2015, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of iron-based amorphous alloy ribbon (strip) from the United States and Japan (MOFCOM Announcement No.

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Mexico: Initiation of antidumping investigation on imports of certain coated flat steel products from China

Measure #11178 | Published 20 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 18 December 2015, the Mexican Ministry of Economy initiated an antidumping investigation on certain coated flat steel products from China.

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