A U.S. aluminum industry group is pushing for higher duties on certain imports of aluminum sheet from Turkey, arguing to a federal court that the Commerce Department erred in adjusting the duties to account for foreign tariff drawbacks.
A U.S. importer of steel tubing lost most of its claims against Trump-era national security tariffs on steel articles from Canada, as the U.S. Court of International Trade rejected its arguments that the tariffs were unconstitutional.
The U.S. International Trade Commission said it will investigate a patent-infringement complaint lodged against automakers including Volkswagen, Lamborghini and General Motors over technology used in electric vehicles.
British and European officials are increasingly optimistic they will avert a post-Brexit trade war, believing the two sides will strike a truce in the dispute over checks on goods moving into Northern Ireland.
Indian billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla, who oversees the $46 billion Aditya Birla Group spread across 36 countries, is no longer keen to acquire any firm with a globally diversified supply chain as protectionism and the pandemic increasingly curb the movement of products and people.