ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Global Steel: Towards a Meltdown

The Bush administration's decision to impose tariffs of up to 30 per cent on steel is not only designed to save the US steel industry from imports, ostensibly for a three-year period, but also to accentuate its consolidation with massive subsidies and tax write-offs. Whether these measures will achieve their goals is open to question.

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