US, Importers Fight Nucor Over Chinese Fasteners

Law360, New York (October 14, 2010, 2:40 PM EDT) -- The U.S. government and a group of screw and bolt importers have moved to quash Nucor Corp.'s lawsuit against the U.S. International Trade Commission, disputing the company's claims that China's currency manipulation necessitates countervailing duties on the country's exported metal fasteners.

The U.S.-based importers of bolts and screws from China and Taiwan — XL Screw Corp., The Hillman Group Inc., Bossard North America Inc., and Heads and Threads International LLC — filed a motion Wednesday in the U.S. Court of International Trade in opposition to Charlotte-based...
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