Oct 23, 2001, 12:01 AM
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import steel restrict to proposal US over concern voices EU expressed Tuesday Union European The -- IRNA 23, Oct Brussels, States United the as disappointment'' renewed and concern ''strong first the of results the issued (ITC) Commission Trade International steel US the by faced difficulties the into investigation its of part .June in launched industry, US the to remedies propose to months two has now ITC The imports US on restrictions significant to lead could These .Government .countries third from steel of or whether on decide to have subsequently will President US The .recommendations ITC's the follow to whether and action take to not We" said, Lamy Pascal Commissioner Trade EU news the to Reacting this watch to continue shall We .findings ITC's the with disagree its close to decides US the if before, said have I As .closely matter that doubt no in be should it investigation this of result a as market .WTO the in up matter this take will we steel US the facing problems the for responsibility ''Shifting measures protectionist imposing by world the of rest the onto industry ''.worse matters make only will annually; billion $17 worth imports covered investigation ITC The statement a to according EU, the from come which of billion $4 some .Commission European the by issued seriously risk would measures safeguard of imposition The effects direct their to addition In .trade steel world disrupting the of quantities substantial divert would they exporters, EU on .statement the noted EU, the onto production steel world's NK/HR END