Japan Steel Works Ltd (5631.T)
19 Sep 2018
TOKYO The head of Japan's steel industry group on Tuesday said he was worried that an escalating trade spat between the United States and China would lead to a "collapse" of order in global trade.
* U.S.-China trade tensions are "great concern" -Japan steel body
TOKYO The head of Japan's steel industry federation said on Tuesday that new import tariffs on steel imposed by the United States have not yet hit the Asian steel market, but said the industry is monitoring the situation closely for any future impact.
TOKYO Japan's steel industry is worried the United States is using new tariffs on steel and aluminium as a tactic to win better deals in wider trade pacts, the head of the national steel lobby said on Monday, calling for Japan to be cautious on further talks.
* Japan steelmakers to seek product exemption from U.S. tariffs (Adds quotes and details)