2 March 2018
Final Affirmative CV Injury Determination on Fine Denier PSF
The USITC has issued a final affirmative injury determination in its CV investigation of fine denier polyester staple fibre classified under HTSUS 5503.20.0025 from mainland China. As a result, the DOC will issue a CV duty order on imports of subject merchandise. The parallel AD duty investigation on imports of subject merchandise has not yet been completed.
Public Interest Input Sought in Section 337 Investigation of Optical Fibre Coatings
The presiding administrative law judge in the Section 337 investigation involving certain UV curable coatings for optical fibres, coated optical fibres and products containing the same from mainland China has issued a recommended determination on remedy and bonding. The USITC is seeking input by 22 March on any public interest issues raised by the recommended relief, specifically the issuance of a limited exclusion order against one mainland Chinese respondent.