US Shrimp Group Says Bad Data Helped Chinese Co. Beat Duties

Law360, New York (October 9, 2013, 1:36 PM EDT) -- A consortium of domestic shrimp producers on Tuesday sued the U.S. Department of Commerce in the U.S. Court of International Trade for its decision to revoke an anti-dumping duty order on shrimp imports from a Chinese company, alleging that Commerce made the determination based on faulty data.

The complaint from the Ad Hoc Shrimp Trade Action Committee alleged that Commerce had failed to acknowledge a discrepancy between the amount of shrimp shipped to the U.S. reported by Chinese exporter Zhanjiang Regal Integrated Marine Resources Co. Ltd....
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