General Court to rule on validity of safeguard measures on imports of certain steel products
Official publication was made today of an action for annulment (Euranimi v Commission, T-598/21) lodged before the General Court by the European Association of Non-Integrated Metal Importers & distributors (Euranimi).
The action challenges Commission Implementing Regulation 2021/1029, which amended Commission Implementing Regulation 2019/159 to prolong the safeguard measure on imports of certain steel products. The original Implementing Regulation imposed tariff-rate quotas (TRQs) to certain steel products encompassing 26 steel product categories, set at levels preserving traditional trade flows on a per-product-category basis. The extension was provided until 30 June 2024.
In support of the action, Euranimi has put for