EUROFER welcomes the Commission’s proposal to upgrade the EU Enforcement Regulation as part of a new priority to strengthen enforcement of the EU’s right under international trade rules (WTO/FTAs). The European steel industry needs an effective dispute settlement/arbitration system, including the possibility to appeal.
EUROFER holds bi-annual seminars on the state of the EU steel market. This event will be held ahead of the release of EUROFER's quarterly economic and market outlook. This quarter's edition will be online only due to COVID restrictions.
The European Commission published, on 21 September 2020, its revision of the EU ETS State Aid guidelines for the compensation of indirect carbon costs for the period 2021-2030.
The EU's Joint Research Centre has just published a detailed report on production costs for iron and steel in the EU and third countries, exploring the various production factors that make up the competitiveness of these sectors.