US Shrimpers Challenge Chinese Import Duties

Law360, New York (October 12, 2009, 2:20 PM EDT) -- A group of domestic shrimp producers is taking the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration to court over a final ruling that set anti-dumping duties on frozen warmwater shrimp imported from China, following a similar suit over Indian imports.

The Ad Hoc Shrimp Trade Action Committee filed a complaint Friday in the U.S. Court of International Trade, claiming that the ITA used flawed methodology to determine the final results of its investigation into the alleged dumping.

The ITA's findings, handed down in late August, assigned...
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