ITC Weighs Removing Duties On Wire From Brazil, Others

Law360, New York (May 30, 2013, 12:08 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission is investigating whether protective duties are still needed on steel wire rod imported from Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Moldova, Trinidad and Tobago, and Ukraine, the agency said Wednesday.

The trade body will reassess the need for countervailing duties on the wire from Brazil, as well as the need for anti-dumping duties on imports from all six countries. If found unnecessary, the ITC could remove the duties later this year.

The Uruguay Round Agreements Act requires the U.S. Department of Commerce to revoke...
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