ITC Closes Probes Of Indonesian, Thai Shrimp Subsidies

Law360, New York (September 6, 2013, 4:15 PM EDT) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday terminated a portion of its sweeping investigation of illegal subsidies on frozen shrimp in light of evidence that the governments of Indonesia and Thailand are not providing enough financial support to the industry to warrant remedial duties.

As a result of the action, the ITC will no longer pursue its probe into frozen shrimp imported from Indonesia and Thailand. The agency's decision was prompted by a U.S. Department of Commerce determination last month in its related investigations that showed...
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