Steel

Steel Tariff Exemption Rejections Frustrating Members, Says API Execs

Officials with the American Petroleum Institute (API) said their member companies have been frustrated with the process the Trump administration established for requesting an exemption to tariffs on imported steel, with several petitions already rejected on vague grounds.

July 17, 2018

Texas Governor Berates Trump Over Tariffs

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas, a supporter of President Trump, on Thursday said the administration’s new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports could threaten future economic growth in the state and across the country.

June 29, 2018

$44B Needed Annually Through 2035 for U.S., Canada NatGas, Oil, NGL Pipes, INGAA Says

Natural gas, oil and natural gas liquids (NGL) midstream infrastructure development in the United States and Canada will continue at a significant pace through 2035, with an average $44 billion investment needed each year, according to a report released Monday by the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America’s (INGAA) INGAA Foundation.

June 18, 2018
Trump’s 25% Tariff on Chinese Imports Includes Offshore Drilling Parts

Trump’s 25% Tariff on Chinese Imports Includes Offshore Drilling Parts

In another sign of a developing international trade war, the Trump administration has enacted a 25% tariff on a host of products imported from China, including parts used for offshore oil and natural gas drilling and production platforms.

June 15, 2018

API’s Gerard Warns Tariffs ‘Not Good’ For Oil & Gas Industry; Mexico Strikes Back

Mexico’s plans to retaliate against the Trump administration for its decision last week to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports started to come into focus Tuesday.

June 6, 2018

Mexico Files WTO Complaint on Tariffs; Trump Said Considering Bilateral NAFTA Negotiations

Mexico said it would follow the European Union’s (EU) lead and file legal proceedings with the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the Trump administration’s decision last week to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.

June 5, 2018

Mexico, Canada and EU Warn of Trade War After Trump Imposes Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

Fears of an international trade war have erupted after the Trump administration prepared to impose at midnight Friday (June 1) twice-delayed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the three leading U.S. allies — Mexico, Canada and the European Union (EU).

June 1, 2018

White House Slaps Steel, Aluminum Tariffs on Canada, Mexico, EU

Fears of an international trade war erupted Thursday after the Trump administration said it would impose at midnight Friday twice-delayed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from three leading U.S. allies — Canada, Mexico and the European Union (EU).

May 31, 2018

White House Extends Steel, Aluminum Tariff Negotiations Another 30 Days

One day before controversial new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports on several U.S. allies were to take effect, the Trump administration on Monday extended trade negotiations with Canada, Mexico and the European Union (EU) for another 30 days.

May 1, 2018

White House Exempts Allies from Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

In the final hours before new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports were to take effect, the White House late Thursday issued a trio of proclamations to fine tune the tariffs, exempting several allied nations with whom negotiations were ongoing.

March 23, 2018