Steel dumpers beware: The U.S. government may start imposing tariffs of up to 118 percent.
Steel imports are up 33 percent so far this year, while even more than 20 percent of U.S. steelmaking capacity has been sitting idle.
INDIANAPOLIS | Steel dumping poses a real threat to jobs in Northwest Indiana, and policy-makers in Washington need to take heed, industry officials said.
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GARY | The clock literally is ticking on the U.S. trade deficit, and each second puts the country farther behind in the world economic community, as an Indiana University Northwest professor illustrated Tuesday.
The top government official from the Canadian province of Alberta was in Chicago this week to tout the importance of trade relationships between Canada and the United States.
North American steel trade association executive Thomas Gibson said he welcomes how manufacturing has become a media darling because of its job creation pace since the recession.
About 23 percent of employers nationally plan to hire full-time, permanent employees next year, and in the region, manufacturing and construction jobs are set to increase. Employment in the automotive industry and warehousing and logistics also is poised to improve next year, according to re…
The North American steel industry is continuing its push to serve the energy sector as companies are finding market opportunities with the development of the Marcellus Shale and other exploration efforts.
Members of the Congressional Steel Caucus are pushing President Barack Obama to demand an end to China's unfair trading practices they say imperil the United States.
While at an International Trade Commission hearing in Washington, U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky urged federal officials to place duties on drill pipe from China in response to unfair trade practices.
Locked in a battle to retain her congressional seat, freshman U.S. Rep. Debbie Halvorson on Tuesday announced a series of plans to bring jobs back to Illinois while fighting against what she called new unfair trade deals that ship jobs overseas.
Manufacturing and farming are what made this country the greatest on Earth, yet our government has made free trade agreements with the rest of the world and has left working Americans competing with countries that subsidize their manufacturing and manipulate their currency giving them an unf…
INDIANAPOLIS | Perhaps nothing captures the special relationship between Indiana and Japan as a new food item at this year's state fair: deep-fried sushi.
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