CIT Backs Commerce On Chinese Aluminum Subsidy Figures

Law360, New York (February 19, 2014, 7:35 PM EST) -- A U.S. Court of International Trade judge on Wednesday affirmed the U.S. Department of Commerce's estimate of a government subsidy given to a Chinese aluminum extrusion company, dismissing claims from a coalition of American manufacturers that the agency couldn't justify its findings.

CIT Chief Judge Donald Pogue said Commerce's decision, on remand, to use a site in the Philippines as a benchmark for measuring a land-use subsidy provided to New Zhongya Aluminum Co. instead of more valuable real estate in Thailand was justified, shooting down the...
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