The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry claims it has repeatedly asked China to remove the measures on steel billets, hot-rolled coils and hot-rolled plates through bilateral talks. Photo: Bloomberg
The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry claims it has repeatedly asked China to remove the measures on steel billets, hot-rolled coils and hot-rolled plates through bilateral talks. Photo: Bloomberg

China ‘regrets’ Japan’s decision to complain to WTO over stainless steel anti-dumping duties

  • Japan confirmed last week it had complained to the body, with the request for consolation officially circulated to World Trade Organization members on Tuesday
  • China is already set for a showdown with Australia at the WTO over anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties imposed on Australian barley in May