Solidarity on Tuesday raised an alarm about the potential collapse of South Africa’s already-strained steel industry as cheap imports and “unfair trade practices” threatened the sustainability of local steel producers. Presenting its views to the International Trade Administration Commission (Itac), the trade union said it firmly believed that subsidised Chinese steel imports in particular were hurting the South African industry, with more risks of plants shutting down and thousands of jobs being lost.

Source: Preventative measures necessary to stop China dumping steel – Solidarity