USTR Wants ITC Probe Of KORUS's Impact On Small Biz

Law360, New York (January 30, 2013, 7:37 PM EST) -- U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk has asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to launch an investigation to the impact of the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement on small U.S. businesses, the ITC said Wednesday.

In a brief notice posted on the commission’s website, the ITC said that Kirk sent a letter to ITC Chairman Irving A. Williamson, asking for the probe under section 332 of the Tariff Act of 1930 into the trade pact’s effects on small and medium-sized U.S. enterprises and how it impacts the...
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