By Alex Lawson (March 20, 2015, 3:36 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of International Trade on Friday rejected the U.S. Department of Commerce's lofty countervailing duty rate on a Chinese aluminum extrusion producer, finding that the agency did not back the rate up with a sufficient analysis of the subsidies the company may have received.
CIT Judge Claire R. Kelly ruled that Commerce was within it rights to hit Tai Shan City Kam Kiu Aluminium Extrusion Co. Ltd. with an "adverse facts available" CVD rate of 121.22 percent, but its decision to craft the rate by examining location-specific subsidy programs across all of China did not provide effective corroboration.
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!