China Renews Dumping Duties On Fiber Optics Imports

Law360, New York (January 4, 2011, 4:25 PM EST) -- China has extended anti-dumping duties on optical fibers imported from Japan and South Korea for another five years, following a review that indicated lifting the tariffs would harm the domestic industry.

After a yearlong review, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce concluded Friday that domestic fiber manufacturers would suffer without anti-dumping measures on dispersion unshifted single-mode optical fiber from Japan and South Korea.

As a result, the agency opted to renew the anti-dumping duties on the optical fiber imports for another five years beginning Saturday.

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