CIT Tells Commerce To Reconsider Chinese Shrimp Duties

Law360, New York (November 30, 2012, 6:55 PM EST) -- The U.S. Court of International Trade ruled Friday that the government didn't sufficiently explain why it used India as a surrogate economy when calculating anti-dumping duties for frozen shrimp imported from China, remanding the duties back for more study.

Siding with a coalition of domestic shrimp producers, the court said the U.S. Department of Commerce unreasonably disregarded that Thailand, not India, was the country most similar to China on the basis of per capita gross national income.

Although India had marginally more reliable data and is...
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