ITC Calls Off 20-Year-Old Norwegian Salmon Duties

Law360, New York (January 26, 2012, 4:13 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Thursday went against the judgment of the U.S. Department of Commerce, announcing that anti-dumping and countervailing duties on Norwegian salmon imports were no longer necessary and revoking the 20-year-old duty.

Revoking the duties on fresh and chilled Atlantic salmon from Norway “would not be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time,” the ITC said in a statement.

The trade court's decision comes in opposition to Commerce's findings last year that revocation of...
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