Our beloved Secretary of Commerce, Mr. Wilbur Ross, is now publicly discussing what we all hope is the coming protection for primary steel products in the United States and tariffs on those countries that support dumping and have heavily subsidized steel industries.

See: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-19/trump-plans-to-take-bold-action-on-steel-imports-ross-says

Let’s hope that castings follows along. Our industry’s own Ray Monroe testified at the 232 hearings in Washington recently, so let’s hope we get some consideration for steel castings and iron castings.