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Climate Change

South Korea fears EU green plan as China starts carbon trading

Seoul summons steel makers for talks on coping with carbon border tax

TOKYO/SEOUL -- South Korea's government hosted emergency talks with the country's steelmakers on Thursday after the European Union put forward wide-ranging plans to decarbonize its economy, in a first sign of how the green policies could rebound on Asian exporters.

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