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US cuts deal on steel tariffs with EU, but Sen. Toomey says more is needed

The Republican has criticized the levies ever since former President Trump authorized them in 2018 under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

As US considers revisiting steel tariffs against the EU, Pa. manufacturers remain divided on the issue

Tariff supporters argue that critics should not blame the levies for supply-chain disruptions that COVID-19 has caused worldwide.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

USMCA aims to boost domestic steel, but it’s no guarantee

It remains unclear how the trade pact between the U.S., Mexico, and Canada will impact U.S. steel producers.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

U.S. Steel unveils pledge to cut emissions

U.S. Steel will increase its use of renewable energy and steel scrap recycling
By Kathleen Davis/WESA

Trump officials tout steel revitalization, but in Pennsylvania the picture is mixed

Mike Kamnikar, president of North American Forgemasters, said the administration did not include tariff protection for the products made in New Castle. That, he said, has made it difficult to compete with foreign producers.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA