ITC Extends Anti-Dumping Duties On Chinese Garlic

Law360, New York (April 12, 2012, 4:44 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Thursday recommended the renewal of anti-dumping duties on Chinese imports of garlic, saying that removing the duties would likely result in continued dumping.

All six commissioners voted to keep the duties in place following a mandatory five-year sunset review to see if the protections were still necessary to protect American garlic producers from unfair Chinese competition.

Anti-dumping duties on garlic date back to 1994 and survived two previous rounds of reviews in the ITC. As with prior re-examinations, the ITC...
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