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December 28, 2012 - News Release 12-124
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 silica bricks and shapes from China that are allegedly sold in the... Read More
December 21, 2012 - News Release 12-123
Eighth Report Will Also Examine Services' Contribution to Manufacturing   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 the... Read More
December 11, 2012 - News Release 12-122
gency is Reviewing, Revamping Publication   The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has released data for 2011 regarding changes in trade with key U.S. partners and for individual U.S. industries, along with a user survey it hopes... Read More
December 10, 2012 - News Release 12-121
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five-year ("sunset") reviews concerning the countervailing and antidumping duty orders on certain pasta from Italy and Turkey (Inv. Nos. 701-TA-365-366 and 731-... Read More
November 28, 2012 - News Release 12-120
Growing Activity Supports At Least 180,000 Jobs   The United States is the world's largest producer, consumer, and exporter of remanufactured goods, reports the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) in its publication Remanufactured... Read More
November 27, 2012 - News Release 12-119
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on folding gift boxes from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
November 19, 2012 - News Release 12-118
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on honey from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time. As... Read More
November 15, 2012 - News Release 12-117
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of steel wire garment hangers from Taiwan that the U.S. Department of Commerce has determined are sold in the... Read More
November 14, 2012 - News Release 12-116
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is not materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of imports of circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe from India, Oman, and the... Read More
November 9, 2012 - News Release 12-114
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 hardwood plywood from China that are allegedly subsidized and sold in... Read More
November 9, 2012 - News Release 12-115
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain cases for portable electronic devices. The products at issue in this investigation are protective cases for electronic devices such as smartphones and... Read More
November 7, 2012 - News Release 12-113
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells and modules from China that the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce... Read More
November 5, 2012 - News Release 12-111
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five- year ("sunset") reviews concerning the suspended investigations on lemon juice from Argentina and Mexico (Inv. Nos. 731-TA-1105-1106 (Review)). As a... Read More
November 5, 2012 - News Release 12-112
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released its first report on the proposed expansion of the Information Technology Agreement (ITA). The investigation, The Information Technology Agreement: Advice and Information on the Proposed... Read More
October 25, 2012 - News Release 12-110
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain optoelectronic devices for fiber optic communications, components thereof, and products containing the same. The products at issue in this... Read More
October 18, 2012 - News Release 12-109
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain integrated circuit chips and products containing the same. The products at issue in this investigation are generally integrated circuit chips... Read More
October 16, 2012 - News Release 12-108
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain devices with secure communication capabilities, components thereof, and products containing the same. The products at issue in this investigation are... Read More
October 12, 2012 - News Release 12-107
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain reduced folate nutraceutical products and l-methylfolate raw ingredients used therein. The products at issue in this investigation are nutraceutical... Read More
October 11, 2012 - News Release 12-106
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty orders on silicomanganese from China and Ukraine would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a... Read More
October 9, 2012 - News Release 12-105
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five-year ("sunset") reviews concerning the antidumping duty orders on steel concrete reinforcing bar from Belarus, China, Indonesia, Latvia, Moldova, Poland,... Read More
October 5, 2012 - News Release 12-104
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to expedite its five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on honey from China (Inv. No. 731-TA-893 (Second Review)). As a result of this vote, the... Read More
October 1, 2012 - News Release 12-103
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched an investigation into the global competitiveness of the U.S. commercial olive oil industry. The investigation, Olive Oil: Conditions of Competition between U.S. and Major Foreign Supplier... Read More
September 28, 2012 - News Release 12-102
Program Continues to Have a Small but Indirect Effect on Drug Crop Eradication Andean Trade Preference Act (ATPA) imports during 2011 continued to have a negligible overall effect on the U.S. economy and consumers, reports the U.S. International... Read More
September 19, 2012 - News Release 12-101
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on polyester staple fiber from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
September 18, 2012 - News Release 12-098
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain two-way global satellite communication devices, system and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are two-way satellite... Read More
September 18, 2012 - News Release 12-099
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain sintered rare earth magnets, methods of making same, and products containing same. The products at issue in this investigation are rare earth magnets... Read More
September 18, 2012 - News Release 12-100
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wireless communication devices, portable music and data processing devices, computers, and components thereof. The products at issue in this... Read More
September 12, 2012 - News Release 12-097
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on pure magnesium (granular) from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
September 11, 2012 - News Release 12-096
Meredith Broadbent, a Republican of Virginia, has been sworn in as a Commissioner of the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC). Nominated to the USITC by President Barack Obama on November 8, 2011, she was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in... Read More
September 4, 2012 - News Release 12-095
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 ammonium nitrate from Ukraine (Inv. No. 731-TA-894 (Second Review)). As a result of this... Read More
August 28, 2012 - News Release 12-094
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched an investigation into trade and market trends in the renewable energy services sector. The investigation, Renewable Energy and Related Services: Recent Developments, was requested by the... Read More
August 22, 2012 - News Release 12-093
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched an investigation into trade and market trends in the environmental services sector. The investigation, Environmental and Related Services, was requested by the Office of the U.S. Trade... Read More
August 21, 2012 - News Release 12-091
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on certain seamless carbon and alloy steel standard, line, and pressure pipe from Germany would be likely to lead to continuation or... Read More
August 21, 2012 - News Release 12-092
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wireless consumer electronics devices and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are consumer electronic devices with... Read More
August 9, 2012 - News Release 12-090
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of large power transformers from Korea that the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) has determined are sold... Read More
August 8, 2012 - News Release 12-088
Proposed New Products Could Gain Duty-Free Treatment from ITA Participant Countries   The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched two investigations into the proposed expansion of the Information Technology Agreement (ITA).... Read More
August 8, 2012 - News Release 12-089
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping order on ferrovanadium and nitrided vanadium from Russia would not be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a... Read More
August 7, 2012 - News Release 12-087
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 (FTA) with members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), including Canada and... Read More
August 6, 2012 - News Release 12-086
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to expedite its five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on certain polyester staple fiber from China (Inv. No. 731-TA-1104 (Review)). As a result of... Read More
August 2, 2012 - News Release 12-085
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing countervailing duty order on certain lined paper school supplies from India and the existing antidumping duty orders on these products from China and India... Read More
July 31, 2012 - News Release 12-084
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on tapered roller bearings from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
July 26, 2012 - News Release 12-082
Three years after its implementation, the Earned Import Allowance Program (EIAP) is not providing enough incentives to help boost the competitiveness of Dominican apparel exports in the U.S. market, as intended, reports the U.S. International Trade... Read More
July 26, 2012 - News Release 12-083
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain video analytics software, components thereof, and products containing same. The products at issue in this investigation are systems containing... Read More
July 19, 2012 - News Release 12-081
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 xanthan gum from Austria and China that are allegedly sold in the... Read More
July 18, 2012 - News Release 12-080
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released The Year in Trade 2011, its annual overview of the previous year's trade-related activities. The USITC's The Year in Trade is one of the government's most comprehensive reports of U.S.... Read More
July 17, 2012 - News Release 12-079
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty orders on stainless steel bar from Brazil, India, Japan, and Spain would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury... Read More
July 13, 2012 - News Release 12-078
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released its report on trade facilitation in the East African Community (EAC), a regional governmental organization that includes Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda. The investigation... Read More
July 12, 2012 - News Release 12-077
  U.S. Services Exports Grew by 9 percent from 2009-2010   The United States remained the world's largest services market and the world's leading exporter and importer of services in 2010, reports the U.S. International Trade Commission... Read More
July 6, 2012 - News Release 12-075
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to expedite its five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on certain seamless carbon and alloy steel standard, line, and pressure pipe from Germany (Inv... Read More
July 6, 2012 - News Release 12-076
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to expedite its five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on folding gift boxes from China (Inv. No. 731-TA-921 (Second Review)). As a result of this... Read More