ArcelorMittal Says Steel Tariffs Should Stay Down

Law360, New York (September 23, 2009, 6:25 PM EDT) -- ArcelorMittal USA Inc. has asked a federal court to uphold a decision by the U.S. Court of International Trade in a duty dispute involving hot-rolled steel from its overseas subsidiaries, saying American producers won't be hurt if anti-dumping duties remain revoked.

Arcelor filed its comments Sept. 22 in a rebuttal to confidential remarks made by Nucor Corp. and U.S. Steel Corp.

The two steel giants and AK Steel Corp. have been fighting since 2007 to overturn a U.S. International Trade Commission decision to eliminate duties on...
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