Indian Matchboxes Dumped, Subsidized: ITA

Law360, New York (October 19, 2009, 7:18 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration has determined that Indian exporters of commodity matchbooks to the U.S. are dumping the product at less than fair market value and having it subsidized by India's government.

The ITA will issue an order for anti-dumping and countervailing duties if the U.S. International Trade Commission determines in November that the U.S. commodity matchbox industry has been materially injured by the dumping and subsidization, according to an announcement from the agency Friday.

The ITA calculated an anti-dumping margin of...
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