Chinese Co. Challenges Oil Equipment Duties At CIT

Law360, New York (January 17, 2013, 5:35 PM EST) -- A Chinese exporter of oil drilling equipment sued the U.S. Department of Commerce on Wednesday, claiming the agency made numerous errors when it hit the company with extra-steep anti-dumping duties last month.

Jiangsu Chengde Steel Tube Share Co. Ltd.'s complaint, filed at the U.S. Court of International Trade, came a month after Commerce imposed a heightened 162.29 percent duty on Jiangsu's shipments of oil country tubular goods — a group of pipe components used in oil drilling and distribution.

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