Zeroing OK In Commerce's Review Of Staple Fiber Duties: CIT

Law360, New York (August 30, 2012, 9:27 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of International Trade on Wednesday upheld the U.S. Department of Commerce's use of a controversial method of calculating anti-dumping duties in its administrative review of a duty order on polyester staple fibers from Taiwan, finding Commerce’s use of zeroing was reasonable.

Chief Judge Donald C. Pogue rejected the zeroing challenge Taiwan-owned Far Eastern New Century Corp. launched in October against Commerce's administrative dumping review of an order placed on its polyester staple fiber, used as stuffing in sleeping bags and furniture, saying the...
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