Next steps: The Commerce Department will determine whether to initiate the antidumping and countervailing duty
investigations within 20 days of today's filing of the petitions and the USITC will reach a preliminary determination of material injury or threat of material injury within 45 days of today's filing.
Today s decision, following as it does the decision by Commerce in late November in the countervailing duty
investigation, confirms the USW s concern that imports from China not only are dumped, but also subsidized.
If Mexico and the United States agree to a suspension of the antidumping and countervailing duty
investigations, then they must submit their proposed agreement within 15 days of the preliminary antidumping determination, or by Nov.
The industry's Section 332 Fact-Finding Study is about to unveil its findings, countervailing duty
laws have been introduced in both the House and Senate and an Association Health Plan initiative is gaining support throughout Congress.
I'm hopeful we could find a negotiated solution before that but, if it's litigated, it could be the end of 2004 before we see a reduction in anti-dumping and countervailing duty
unfair trade laws are inconsistent with the WTO Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures (SCM Agreement), which the Panel determined C in certain instances C does not authorize the cumulative assessment in an injury analysis of imports that are subject to simultaneous antidumping and countervailing duty
laws and regulations regarding the application of facts available and the calculation of benefit.
antidumping and countervailing duty
legislation is designed to mitigate the effects of unfair foreign pricing and trade distorting subsidies that result in the "dumping" of low-cost products.
Certain Vietnamese imports also will be subject to countervailing duty
cash deposits of up to 52.
At the same time, we re disappointed that the panel found that the United States breached WTO rules in 25 countervailing duty
proceedings by failing to investigate an alleged overlap between antidumping and countervailing duties on Chinese imports.
I am writing to you to respectfully recommend a government-sponsored envoy process, or some form of government-sponsored negotiations, as a concurrent and separate process from the countervailing duty
and anti-dumping petition submitted to the U.
Department of Commerce has issued affirmative final determinations in the antidumping duty investigations of imports of plastic grocery and shopping bags (referred to as polyethylene retail carrier bags) from Indonesia and Vietnam and in the countervailing duty
(anti-subsidy) investigation of plastic bags from Vietnam.