ITC Revokes Duties On Russian Steelmaking Products

Law360, New York (August 8, 2012, 7:44 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission said Wednesday that anti-dumping duties on certain steelmaking materials imported from Russia were no longer necessary to protect domestic competitors.

In a regularly scheduled sunset review, the commission voted 6-0 to lift the duties on ferrovanadium and nitrided vanadium from Russia, saying that revoking them wasn't likely to subject domestic producers to material injury from excessively cheap imports.

Both products are used as additives to introduce vanadium into steel in order to the increase the hardness and ductility of the finished...
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