Following months of extensive outreach and diplomatic negotiations, Commerce Secretary Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Froman today announced the launch of the Global Forum on Steel Excess Capacity.  SMA appreciates the diligence of U.S. government officials in addressing this critically important issue, and hopes that the Global Forum will play a meaningful role in helping to restore the healthy functioning of the global steel industry.

The U.S. government news release can be viewed here.