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Sources: White House reviewing Section 232 transformer probe findings

October 22, 2020 at 1:45 PM
The Commerce Department has delivered to the White House its report on the national security implications of key electrical transformer input imports, which could be acted on by President Trump very soon, sources tell Inside U.S. Trade. Commerce initiated the investigation on May 11 after it received calls to do so from several lawmakers from Ohio and Pennsylvania, a grain-oriented electrical steel manufacturer and transformer producers. The investigation -- conducted under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of...

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