WTO To Probe U.S. Duties On Vietnamese Shrimp

Law360, New York (March 1, 2013, 4:45 PM EST) -- The World Trade Organization will examine the United States' use of zeroing to calculate anti-dumping duties on Vietnamese frozen warm-water shrimp, officials representing the Southeast Asian nation said Friday.

The world body established a dispute resolution panel to deal with a complaint that Vietnamese shrimp exporters have been unfairly excluded from the U.S. anti-dumping review process. It's the first time Vietnam has requested a panel since joining the WTO in 2007.

Last month, Vietnam was one of seven countries that the U.S. International Trade Commission said...
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