U.S. to Impose Duties on Imports of Silicon Metal

Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM), a subsidairy of Ferroglobe plc of London, England and Mississippi Silicon LLC (MS) of Burnsville, MS have reported that the U.S. Department of Commerce will impose final duties of 12.27% on all silicon metal imports from Malaysia. Marco Levi, Ferroglobe’s CEO, said, “Massive subsidies and other unfair trade practices have deeply […]

Rogue Disappointed by Blocking of Silicon Ridge

Rogue Resources Inc of Toronto, ON has announced that the Quebec government has turned down the company’s permit application for its Silicon Ridge project. The company has received a formal refusal from the Ministere des Forets de la Faune et des Parcs (MFFP) regarding its permit application. Rogue says that after six years of investment […]

DOC Determines that Silicon Metal was Dumped in U.S.

The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) has determined that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of silicon metal from Bosnia and Herzegovina and Iceland that the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has determined sold in the U.S. at less than fair value and subsidized by the government […]