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US Steel Imports Surge, President Trump Decides on Quotas

Mark O'Hara
US Steel Imports Surge, President Trump Decides on Quotas

According to preliminary data released by the United States Census Bureau, the country imported 3.4 million metric tons of steel products in April. In comparison, US steel imports stood at ~3.0 million metric tons in April 2017. Notably, steel imports rose on a yearly and a sequential basis last month. US steel imports have risen on a monthly basis for the second consecutive month.