The Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has released a statement indicating that is it extending the deadline for filing public comments until July 3, 2020 for the Section 232 investigation into imports of certain electrical steel components for incorporation into transformers, electrical transformers and transformer regulators. The initial comment period was set to expire on June 9, 2020 (see Trump and Trade Update of May 19, 2020). The period for submitting rebuttal comments has been extended to July 24, 2020.