CIT Finds Commerce Ignored Useful Data In PET Film Review

Law360, New York (February 8, 2013, 3:00 PM EST) -- The U.S. Court of International Trade on Thursday sent a case challenging results of an anti-dumping review of polyethylene terephthalate film from China back to the U.S. Department of Commerce, finding the agency disregarded key data in choosing India as a surrogate country for the review.

Judge Jane A. Restani held that in choosing India as a stand-in country for China’s nonmarket economy in the review, Commerce's reliance on 2008 per capita gross national income data is suspect, since GNI data from 2009 was available on...
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