Pols Urge ITC To Protect US Jobs In Bag Dumping Spat

Law360, New York (March 31, 2010, 4:59 PM EDT) -- A failure to stop the alleged dumping of plastic bags from Indonesia, Taiwan and Vietnam will cost U.S. jobs and hurt the economy, three congressmen and a governor have said in letters to the U.S. International Trade Commission.

“A negative determination by the commission would soon be followed by a resumption of the import surge, to the severe detriment of U.S. producers and their workers,” Idaho Governor C.L. Otter said in a letter the commission received Tuesday.

Rep. Baron P. Hill, D-Ind.; Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho,...
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