DOC Raises AFA Rates On Shandong Hand Tool Imports

Law360, New York (January 8, 2010, 5:49 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Commerce has raised the dumping margin on certain heavy forged hand tools made by Shandong Machinery Import & Export Co. pursuant to a remand order issued in the Chinese machinery company's suit challenging the department's final determination of the rates.

Commerce increased the adverse facts available rate for a class of hammers and sledges from 45.42 percent to 109.16 percent in its redetermination lodged Thursday in the U.S. Court of International Trade.

If the court approves these results, the department will instruct...
To view the full article, register now.