EU steel producers declare war on China


European steel workers protest against China's dumping price in Brussels, Belgium, 15 February 2016

EU steel producers declare war on China

Thousands of steelworkers and representatives of trade unions staged a protest today in Brussels calling on the EU to refrain from granting China the status of the market-economy. If the EU eventually decides to take this step, it will flood the European market with cheap Chinese steel exports and wipe out hundreds of thousands jobs warned the organizers of the protest.

5,000 workers and industry leaders from 19 member states gathered today in front of the European Commission demanding the EU...

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