HERITAGE FOUNDATION: Tariffs on Steel Will Hurt Steel Using Industries in the U.S.

February 27, 2018
In January, the Department of Commerce delivered a report to the president on the effects of steel imports on U.S. national security….

R-STREET INSTITUTE: Steel protectionism may start a trade war if Trump isn’t careful

February 26, 2018
In the wake of a long-awaited Commerce Department report finding that imported steel jeopardizes national security, it now falls on President Trump whether to invoke the enormous powers granted him under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to impose the department’s recommended remedies of tariffs and quotas…

CHIEF EXECUTIVE: What Would A Steel Tariff Mean For Manufacturers

February 26, 2018

With President Donald Trump announcing that he will sign an order next week imposing a 25% tariff on steel imports and a 10% tariff on imported aluminum, U.S. manufacturers are contemplating how it could impact their materials sourcing and supply chains…

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER: If Trump helps steel mills, other Ohio companies say they'll be hurt

February 23, 2018
Sen. Sherrod Brown this week invited President Donald Trump to come to Ohio. He sent a letter saying he wants the president to "see the devastation of unfair, cheap foreign steel imports on Ohio steel mills and steelworkers."…

NPR: Trump Trade Action Could Boost Steel and Aluminum Makers, Hurt Other Industries

February 23, 2018
As the Trump administration sees it, U.S. steel and aluminum industries are in crisis, rapidly losing ground to foreign competitors and hemorrhaging jobs along the way…