Latest Dumping Stories

2011-07-14 11:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Three domestic producers of liquid dielectric large power transformers ("LPTs") today filed an antidumping duty petition with the United States Department of Commerce ("Commerce Department") and the United States International Trade Commission ("USITC") charging that unfairly traded imports of LPTs with a top rating of 60 MVA or more from Korea are causing material injury to the domestic industry. The petitioners allege dumping margins ranging from...

2011-07-14 10:12:00

BEIJING, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: FFHL) ("Fuwei Films" or the "Company"), a manufacturer and distributor of high-quality BOPET plastic films in China, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Fuwei Films (Shandong) Co., Ltd. ("Shandong Fuwei") will actively respond to the antidumping sunset review of BOPET film conducted by the Ministry of Strategy and Finance, Republic of Korea. On June 22, 2011, Ministry of Strategy...

2011-05-19 11:55:00

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition to Enforce Antidumping & Countervailing Duty Orders (the "Coalition") today issued a letter thanking the Senate Finance Committee's Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness, its Chairman, Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), and its Ranking Member, Sen. John Thune (R-SD), for the May 5, 2011 hearing "Enforcing America's Trade Laws in the Face of Customs Fraud and Duty Evasion." The hearing examined...

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