CIT Says UK Co. Evaded Duties On Chinese Electrodes

Law360, New York (August 30, 2013, 6:39 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of International Trade on Thursday found that U.K. Carbon & Graphite Co. Ltd. skirted anti-dumping duties on Chinese graphite electrodes, saying that the finishing touches put on the products in the U.K. did not exempt the company from the duties.

CIT Judge Gregory W. Carman upheld the U.S. Department of Commerce's ruling that UKCG had circumvented an anti-dumping duty order on small-diameter graphite electrode imports from China, according to his opinion. The electrodes are commonly used in melting and furnace applications in steel...
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