ITC Finds China Is Dumping Bleaching Agent

Law360, San Francisco (January 31, 2014, 8:04 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission said Friday that Chinese imports of a chemical compound sometimes used as a bleaching and sanitizing agent are being sold in the U.S. at unfairly low prices, violating anti-dumping regulations and harming domestic competitors.

The unanimous vote followed an ITC investigation into Chinese shipments of calcium hypochlorite, prompted by an anti-dumping and countervailing duty petition filed by Arch Chemicals Inc., which alleged that its business is being damaged by imports of the chemical. The U.S. Department of Commerce is also investigating...
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