The Americans imposed a 266 per cent tariff on Chinese steel to prevent dumping.
Meanwhile, in the EU the bureaucratic wheels moved rather more slowly.
They took months before imposing a tariff which, in the end, was a derisory 9 per cent of what the Americans had put in place.
15,000 steel jobs brought under threat in the UK purely because we are members of this terminally failing organisation.
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