Chinese Exec Cops Plea In Honey Duty-Dodging Case

Law360, New York (August 25, 2009, 4:13 PM EDT) -- An executive with China-based Changge Jixiang Bee Products Ltd. is facing up to five years in a U.S. prison after pleading guilty to being part of a scheme to dodge more than $3.3 million in anti-dumping duties on $1.6 million worth of honey imported from China.

Boa Zhong Zhang, identified in his plea agreement as Changge's vice president of international trading, pled guilty to conspiracy to enter goods in the United States through false statements and to smuggle goods into the United States, as well as...
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