EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism explainer

By IM Staff
Published: Tuesday, 23 November 2021

Earlier this year, the EC adopted a package of proposals under the EU Green Deal, which included a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) for imported products. Fastmarkets outlines what this will mean for the iron, steel and aluminium sectors.

Adopted by the European Commission on July 14, 2021, CBAM will apply to imports into the EU of iron, steel and aluminium, along with cement, fertilizers and electricity.

Why is it needed?
In the European Green Deal, the Commission proposed a new EU target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.