Tianjin Wants Duties Nixed After GPX Tires Ruling

Law360, New York (August 12, 2010, 4:22 PM EDT) -- Tianjin United Tire & Rubber International Co. Ltd. has asked a judge to block the U.S. Department of Commerce from liquidating a 6.85 percent countervailing duty on the Chinese company's off-road tires following the U.S. Court of International Trade's rejection of the same markup on GPX International Tire Corp.

CIT Judge Jane A. Restani's Aug. 4 ruling ordering Commerce to stop applying countervailing duty law — that is, to treat China as a market economy for the purposes of anti-dumping law — marked a victory for...
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