DOC Hits Thai Exporter With Duties Over Steel Pipes

Law360, New York (January 28, 2010, 3:22 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Commerce on Thursday slapped anti-dumping duties on Thailand-based Pacific Pipe Public Co. Ltd.'s steel pipe and tube exports, finding that the company sold the products in the U.S. for less than normal value.

In a notice published in the Federal Register, the International Trade Administration announced a 5.14 percent weighted average duty on Pacific Pipe's products for the period of March 2008 to September 2008.

The duty is lower than the Thailandwide rate of 15.67 percent, but reflects a slight increase from...
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