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December 29, 2010 - News Release 10-140
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain semiconductor chips and products containing same. The products at issue in this investigation are memory controllers as well as products containing... Read More
December 29, 2010 - News Release 10-141
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain handbags, luggage, accessories, and packaging thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are handbags, luggage, accessories, and related... Read More
December 17, 2010 - News Release 10-139
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain gaming and entertainment consoles, related software, and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are gaming and entertainment... Read More
December 13, 2010 - News Release 10-138
Chinese Indigenous Innovation Policies Also Could Threaten U.S. Exports, Investment Infringement of intellectual property rights (IPR) in China reduces market opportunities and undermines the profitability of U.S. firms when sales of their... Read More
December 8, 2010 - News Release 10-137
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain turbomachinery blades, engines, and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are blades used in turbofan engines for jet... Read More
December 6, 2010 - News Release 10-136
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct a full five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on polyethylene terephthalate film from Korea (Inv. No. 731-TA-459 (Third Review)). As a... Read More
December 3, 2010 - News Release 10-134
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of multilayered wood flooring from China that are allegedly subsidized... Read More
December 3, 2010 - News Release 10-135
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on petroleum wax candles from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
November 30, 2010 - News Release 10-133
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on wooden bedroom furniture from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
November 23, 2010 - News Release 10-131
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain liquid crystal display devices, including monitors, televisions, and modules, and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are... Read More
November 23, 2010 - News Release 10-132
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain mobile devices and related software. The products at issue in this investigation are mobile devices, such as smartphones, and their operating systems... Read More
November 18, 2010 - News Release 10-128
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain automated media library devices. The products at issue in this investigation are automated media storage systems used primarily for electronic data... Read More
November 18, 2010 - News Release 10-129
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain products containing interactive program guide and parental controls technology. The products at issue in this investigation are electronic devices... Read More
November 18, 2010 - News Release 10-130
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain data storage products and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are products for receiving and storing digital data. The... Read More
November 9, 2010 - News Release 10-126
U.S. SMEs That Export Outperform Nonexporting SMEs Exports by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) support an estimated four million jobs in the United States, and SMEs in both manufacturing and services sectors that export are more... Read More
November 9, 2010 - News Release 10-127
President Barack Obama has designated Irving A. Williamson, a Democrat of New York, as Vice Chairman of the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) for the term that will expire on June 16, 2012. Vice Chairman Williamson was... Read More
November 3, 2010 - News Release 10-125
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wireless devices, portable music and data processing devices, computers and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are... Read More
November 2, 2010 - News Release 10-123
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain video games and controllers. The product at issue in this investigation is Nintendo's Wii system. The investigation is based on a complaint filed by... Read More
November 2, 2010 - News Release 10-124
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain mobile devices, associated software, and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are small footprint devices, such as... Read More
November 1, 2010 - News Release 10-122
Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), announced today that Vivek Kumar has been designated as Director, Office of Procurement, at the USITC. Kumar will serve as the agency's chief procurement... Read More
October 27, 2010 - News Release 10-121
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is seeking input for a newly initiated investigation on possible modifications to the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP). The investigation, Advice Concerning Possible Modifications to the U.S.... Read More
October 26, 2010 - News Release 10-120
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is threatened with material injury by reason of imports of seamless refined copper pipe and tube from China and Mexico that the U.S. Department of... Read More
October 22, 2010 - News Release 10-119
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain coated paper suitable for high-quality print graphics using sheet-fed presses from... Read More
October 18, 2010 - News Release 10-118
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is seeking input for newly initiated investigations into the probable economic effect of a U.S. free trade agreement with members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), including Malaysia. The... Read More
October 15, 2010 - News Release 10-116
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain seamless carbon and alloy steel standard, line, and pressure pipe from China that the U... Read More
October 15, 2010 - News Release 10-117
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing countervailing duty order on iron construction castings from Brazil and the antidumping duty orders on these products from Brazil, Canada, and China would be... Read More
October 14, 2010 - News Release 10-115
Seventh Report Will Also Examine Global Supply Chains The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has begun an update of its report on the effects of significant U.S. import restraints. The report will also examine global supply chains and U.... Read More
October 12, 2010 - News Release 10-113
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain liquid crystal display devices, including monitors, televisions, and modules, and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are... Read More
October 12, 2010 - News Release 10-114
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain digital televisions and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are digital televisions and components thereof, such as... Read More
October 6, 2010 - News Release 10-112
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain toner cartridges and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are replaceable toner cartridges and components thereof used to... Read More
October 5, 2010 - News Release 10-111
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain ground fault circuit interrupters and products containing same. The products at issue in this investigation are designed to interrupt the flow of... Read More
October 4, 2010 - News Release 10-110
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to expedite its five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on petroleum wax candles from China (Inv. No. 731-TA-282 (Third Review)). As a result of this... Read More
September 30, 2010 - News Release 10-109
Andean Trade Preference Act (ATPA) imports during 2009 continued to have a negligible overall effect on the U.S. economy and consumers, reports the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) in its study Andean Trade Preference Act: Impact on U.S.... Read More
September 22, 2010 - News Release 10-106
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wind and solar-powered light posts and street lamps. The products at issue in this investigation are street lamps and light posts of a certain... Read More
September 22, 2010 - News Release 10-107
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain liquid crystal display devices and products interoperable with the same. The products at issue in this investigation include LCD televisions, LCD... Read More
September 22, 2010 - News Release 10-108
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of components for installation of marine autopilots with GPS or IMU. The products at issue in this investigation are marine autopilots. The investigation is... Read More
September 20, 2010 - News Release 10-104
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on potassium permanganate from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
September 20, 2010 - News Release 10-105
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty orders on chlorinated isocyanurates from China and Spain would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a... Read More
September 16, 2010 - News Release 10-103
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released the results of its investigation providing information and advice to the President concerning approximately 735 pharmaceutical products and chemical intermediates for which the... Read More
September 7, 2010 - News Release 10-099
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five-year ("sunset") reviews concerning the antidumping duty orders on carboxymethylcellulose from Finland, Mexico, the Netherlands, and Sweden (Inv. Nos. 731-TA... Read More
September 7, 2010 - News Release 10-100
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five-year ("sunset") reviews concerning the countervailing duty orders on stainless steel plate from Belgium and South Africa and the antidumping duty orders on... Read More
September 7, 2010 - News Release 10-101
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five-year ("sunset") reviews concerning the countervailing duty order on stainless steel sheet and strip from Korea and the antidumping duty orders on stainless... Read More
September 7, 2010 - News Release 10-102
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain flash memory chips and products containing the same. The products at issue in this investigation are flash memory chips and products containing flash... Read More
September 2, 2010 - News Release 10-097
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain adjustable-height beds and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are adjustable beds, used for home health care, that allow... Read More
September 2, 2010 - News Release 10-098
Merchandise Trade Deficit Down 34 percent, Imports Down 26 percent, Exports Down 20 percent As Worldwide Economic Downturn Cut Global Demand in 2009 Shifts in U.S. Merchandise Trade 2009, an annual compendium of data and analysis examining... Read More
August 30, 2010 - News Release 10-095
Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), announced today that Andrew C. Martin has been designated as the agency's Chief Information Officer (CIO). Martin will serve as the principal information... Read More
August 30, 2010 - News Release 10-096
China is a major competitor for foreign investment and manufacturing jobs A wide range of factors has supported the growth of ASEAN's manufacturing exports in recent years, but challenges for ASEAN's export competitiveness remain, according to... Read More
August 26, 2010 - News Release 10-094
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain magnesia carbon bricks from China that the U.S. Department of... Read More
August 13, 2010 - News Release 10-093
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain flat panel digital televisions and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are digital televisions that can receive signals... Read More
August 12, 2010 - News Release 10-091
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released a public version of its report concerning proposed modifications to U.S.-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement (FTA) rules of origin. Certain Combed Cotton Yarns: Effect of Modification of U.S.-... Read More