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U.S. President Donald Trump in January recommended that the U.S. impose a 30-percent tariff on imported solar panels, citing a report from the U.S. International Trade Commission that found imported solar products are saturating U.S. markets and driving out domestic producers. Though the volume ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission is scheduled to make its final decision on this petition for the antidumping duty investigation, filed by North American Steel & Wire/ISM Enterprises of Pennsylvania, by May 7. By Chris Gillis Commerce

Law360 (March 26, 2018, 5:16 PM EDT) -- The Trump administration will not move ahead with duties on silicon metal from Australia, Brazil, Norway and Kazakhstan after the U.S. International Trade Commission on Friday found that the imported goods, while unfairly traded, are not a danger to domestic producers. All four ...
The US International Trade Commission (ITC) will investigate 50 companies that are allegedly importing patent-infringing toner products into the US, following a complaint made by Japanese company Canon. The ITC issued a release confirming the investigation yesterday, March 26. In its complaint, ...
"It will lead to quite the opposite," added Francois, a former acting director of economics for the U.S. International Trade Commission who has worked with the WTO. President Donald Trump is imposing new tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum. He exempted some ...
But to apply safeguard tariffs, the independent U.S. International Trade Commission has to find that increased imports caused or threaten to cause serious injury to the domestic industry. And it's not clear the commission would have come to that conclusion on steel. Last year the three largest ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission has determined there is a "reasonable indication" that domestic producers of large diameter pipe are harmed by similar imports being dumped on the U.S. market from six different countries. ITC: U.S. welded pipe producers harmed by imports Photo: ...
Section 337 of the U.S. trade laws provides the U.S. International Trade Commission with the authority to prevent "unfair practices in import trade." While the statute is best known for its provisions that allow the ITC to exclude imported goods that infringe U.S. intellectual property rights, the statute ...
Law360, San Jose (January 22, 2018, 5:11 PM EST) -- Guiding such major deals as Blackstone Group's $6.1 billion TeamHealth buyout and winning hard-fought battles before the U.S. International Trade Commission last year earned the international trade and national security practice at Kirkland & Ellis LLP a place on ...
Law360, New York (January 22, 2018, 10:02 PM EST) -- A U.S. International Trade Commission program to resolve some issues in patent cases within 100 days, launched nearly five years ago, has been used only a handful of times, but attorneys say it is an effective tool to streamline cases and improve the quality of patent ...
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Monday approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines in a bid to help U.S. manufacturers. The president's decision followed recommendations for tariffs by the U.S. International Trade Commission. “The president's action ...
The tariffs are lower than the 35% the U.S. International Trade Commission had initially recommended last year, per Bloomberg. This is actually the third, and broadest, set of tariffs the U.S. government has issued on solar imports in recent years. The Obama administration issued two earlier rounds of tariffs ...
The next month will be crucial in signalling whether US President Donald Trump's threats to get tough on China over trade turn from rhetoric into reality. A year into his presidency, Trump has failed to stem growth in China's trade surplus as an economic upswing in the US fuels imports from the world's ...
In October testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission, McMaster called Whirlpool's recommendation "an extreme remedy that will harm South Carolina's budding washing machine manufacturing industry at a critical stage." U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman, whose district includes Newberry, also ...
Law360, San Jose (January 22, 2018, 5:11 PM EST) -- Guiding such major deals as Blackstone Group's $6.1 billion TeamHealth buyout and winning hard-fought battles before the U.S. International Trade Commission last year earned the international trade and national security practice at Kirkland & Ellis LLP a place on ...

US trade authorities have said they will investigate memory devices made by Samsung Electronics Co., SK Hynix Inc. and several other firms for alleged unfair import trade practices. The US International Trade Commission said Friday that it has voted to institute an investigation of certain solid state storage ...
Monday's decision, largely in line with what the Michigan appliance maker sought, followed findings by the U.S. International Trade Commission that the imported washers “are a substantial cause of serious injury to domestic manufacturers,” Mr. Lighthizer said in a statement. A 20 percent tariff will apply on ...
The United States alone sees between 100,000 and 200,000 of those travelers, according to a 2015 U.S. International Trade Commission briefing. And Philadelphia is a natural hub to receive those medical travelers. Philadelphia is a city whose primary services are in education and medicine. The region ...
Trump told Reuters on Wednesday that he would announce his decision soon, suggesting that imports have negative consequences for American panel manufacturers. The president must decide by Jan. 26, according to a process set out by the U.S. International Trade Commission. "You know, they dump ...
However, if either Commerce or the U.S. International Trade Commission reverses their findings in a final determination, all collected duties will be refunded to the importers. Paul Boyle, senior vice president of the News Media Alliance, explained that the petitioner is an outlier, owned by a New York hedge ...
US International Trade Commission's response to unforeseen developments signals strong administration action on solar cell tariffs. On December 28, 2017, the US International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) addressed a significant issue in the continuing investigation under Section 201 of ...
Last October, the U.S. International Trade Commission (U.S. ITC) issued a set of recommended tariffs in the Section 201 petition that was brought by U.S.-based manufacturers Suniva and SolarWorld Americas earlier in the year. Three of the four commissioners recommended implementing tariff-rate quotas ...
The US International Trade Commission (ITC) has released a detailed report that reviews arguments on both sides of the Boeing-Bombardier trade dispute and provides a basis on which commissioners will decide if Bombardier's CSeries sale to Delta Air Lines harmed Boeing. The 118-page document ...
Both complained to the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) that cheap imports, mostly from China, were killing them. Suniva and the SolarWorld parent company are in bankruptcy proceedings. They filed their ITC complaint under a seldom-used statute in which the criteria is nearly impossible to ...
The bill includes nearly 1,700 eligible petitions for the tariff break as reported by the U.S. International Trade Commission, which vetted applications for duty relief. Lawmakers revamped the process of choosing what products would receive the tariff treatment to avoid any conflicts with a congressional rule ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission has ruled that imports of aluminum alloy sheet metal from China are harming U.S. aluminum manufacturers. The ruling allows a U.S. probe to proceed into whether aluminum alloy sheet is being dumped or unfairly subsidized. The National Marine Manufacturers ...
The US International Trade Commission, a bipartisan, quasi-judicial federal agency in charge of administering US trade remedy laws, determined that US industry was “materially injured by reason of imports of common alloy aluminium sheet from China that are allegedly subsidised and sold in the United ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission released a new report on the Section 201 trade case this week that the Trump administration could use to defend new solar tariffs, if challenged at the World Trade Organization. Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, head of the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, ...
U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, lobbied for the ongoing continuation of steel tariffs before the U.S. International Trade Commission, which is weighing whether to extend 18-year-old duties on cut-to-length carbon-quality steel plate from India, Indonesia and South Korea. ArcelorMittal makes the plate ...
Boeing and Canada's Bombardier squared off Monday in a case that's putting profits and diplomatic ties on the line. In a daylong hearing before the U.S. International Trade Commission, Kevin McAllister, the head of Boeing's commercial-airplanes division, argued that Bombardier's sale of its CSeries jets at ...
OTTAWA -- The bitter dispute between Bombardier and Boeing will enter a critical phase next week, when the two aerospace rivals appear before an all-important trade tribunal -- whose ruling will ultimately decide the fight. The U.S. International Trade Commission will hold hearings Monday in which ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled the domestic lumber industry has been harmed by Canadian softwood lumber imports, a decision that allows the Commerce Department to maintain tariffs. The 4-0 vote by the commission covers more than $5 billion worth of lumber. Earlier this year, the ...
In Oct. 2011, SolarWorld complained to both the US International Trade Commission and the US Department of Commerce under the 1974 Trade Act accusing China of dumping under-priced solar panels in the United States. That case was spearheaded by the Coalition for American Solar Manufacturing, ...
Canada has requested WTO consultations with the United States concerning certain laws, regulations and other measures maintained by the US with respect to antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings. The request was circulated to WTO members on January 10. The complaint is a wide-ranging ...
Law360, New York (January 2, 2018, 3:35 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission has concluded that the sudden surge in solar cell imports from China was an “unforeseen development,” a crucial finding in its investigation on behalf of two domestic manufacturers seeking the application of a rarely used global ...
The head of the U.S. Office of the Trade Representative requested the U.S. International Trade Commission prepare a supplemental report to help President Donald Trump make a final decision on whether to impose duties on imported solar hardware. The request from Ambassador Robert Lighthizer ...
... to block U.S. imports of certain flagship iPhone 8 and iPhone X smartphones. The San Diego company filed three additional patent infringement lawsuits in U.S. District Court in San Diego late Wednesday. It also plans to submit a new complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission on Thursday.
For the duties to be imposed, the U.S. International Trade Commission must make both a preliminary and a final determination that U.S. producers have been materially injured or threatened with material injury by the Chinese imports. "In this case, available evidence indicates that Chinese producers are ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission recommended tariffs to keep Samsung and LG from flooding the U.S. market with inexpensive washers. The tariffs would protect American appliance giant Whirlpool Corp. Whirlpool shares moved higher on news of the recommendation, ending up 2.2 percent.
Last week, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) published a report sent recently to the White House on the pending Section 201 investigation of crystalline silicon photovoltaic (CSPV) solar cells and modules. The 400-page document (volume I, volume II) describes three proposed trade remedies ...
Claire McCaskill testifies before the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, D.C., last week. The Democratic lawmaker urged ...
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) is scheduled to make its final determinations in these investigations by Dec. 21. If the ITC makes ...
According to a new report from Reuters, the United States International Trade Commission has launched an investigation into Apple over ...
On October 31, 2017, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) voted on “Global Safeguard” import remedies regarding Crystalline Silicon ...
On October 31, 2017, the US International Trade Commission (ITC) released its recommendations to impose a tariff on imported solar ...
The US International Trade Commission published on Tuesday recommendations for import tariffs on solar PV cells and modules as part of the ...
In a case that has riven the booming American solar energy sector for six months, the U.S. International Trade Commission recommended ...
WASHINGTON (October 31, 2017)—The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today issued three recommendations for how President ...


 

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