US Keeps Dumping Duties On Chinese Activated Carbon

Law360, New York (February 8, 2013, 6:26 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission voted Friday to renew anti-dumping duties on activated carbon from China for another five years, saying that removing the measures would hurt U.S. manufacturers.

Following a regularly scheduled sunset review, the commissioners voted 6-0 to reup the duties on the material, which is used in a variety of chemical and pharmaceutical applications. Removing the measures would lead to a “continuation or recurrence of material injury” for American businesses, the commission said.

The U.S. Department of Commerce, which carries out its own...
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