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French Presidential Hopeful Pushes EU To Raise Steel Tariffs

STRASBOURG (Reuters) – France’s economy minister on Monday sought to pressure the European Commission into raising import tariffs to similar levels as the United States to help Europe’s ailing steel industry. France, Britain and Germany are among the countries that

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EU Fails To Take Action To Stop Cheap Chinese Steel Imports

BRUSSELS, Nov 9 (Reuters) – European Union ministers failed to agree on Monday on urgent measures that steelmakers are demanding to stem a flood of cheap imports from China after the loss of some 5,000 jobs in the sector in