Taiwanese Cos. Dumping Polyvinyl Alcohol: Commerce

Law360, New York (January 27, 2011, 3:03 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Commerce has concluded that Taiwanese polyvinyl alcohol makers are selling their products at less than fair value, ending a six-year investigation into the imports.

Commerce determined that Taiwanese producers have sold PVA in the U.S. at 3.02 percent less than fair market value, according to a report released Thursday.

The department initiated the probe in 2004 at the request of domestic producer Celanese Chemicals Ltd., which has manufacturing facilities in Kentucky and Texas.

However, the same year the U.S. International Trade Commission...
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