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June 13, 2013 - News Release 13-053
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty orders on steel concrete reinforcing bar (rebar) from Belarus, China, Indonesia, Latvia, Moldova, Poland, and Ukraine would be likely to... Read More
June 12, 2013 - News Release 13-052
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain digital media devices, including televisions, blu-ray disc players, home theater systems, tablets, and mobile phones, components thereof, and... Read More
June 7, 2013 - News Release 13-051
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 prestressed concrete steel rail tie wire from China, Mexico, and... Read More
June 5, 2013 - News Release 13-050
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain windshield wiper devices and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are certain flat blade or beam blade windshield wipers... Read More
June 4, 2013 - News Release 13-049
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 persulfates from China (Inv. No. 731-TA-749 (Third Review)). As a result of this vote,... Read More
May 23, 2013 - News Release 13-048
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has released a report on the effects of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (FTA) on U.S. small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Most U.S. SMEs contacted during the USITC's investigation expressed... Read More
May 16, 2013 - News Release 13-047
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released its annual compilation of bi-weekly reports on textile and apparel imports from China. The report, Textile and Apparel Imports from China: Statistical Reports, Annual Compilation 2012,... Read More
May 10, 2013 - News Release 13-045
  USITC VOTES TO CONTINUE CASE ON DIFFUSION-ANNEALED, NICKEL-PLATED FLAT-ROLLED STEEL PRODUCTS FROM JAPAN   The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S.... Read More
May 9, 2013 - News Release 13-044
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is seeking input for investigations into the probable economic effect of a U.S. free trade agreement (FTA) with members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), including Japan. The investigations, U.S... Read More
May 7, 2013 - News Release 13-043
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to expedite its five-year ("sunset") review concerning the antidumping duty order on sodium hexametaphosphate from China (Inv. No. 731-TA-1110 (Review)). As a result of this... Read More
May 1, 2013 - News Release 13-042
But Removal of Barriers on "Related" Services May Increase Trade in the Sector   There are few trade barriers that apply specifically to the provision of core environmental services, but the removal of barriers affecting "related" services... Read More
April 30, 2013 - News Release 13-041
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain linear actuators. The products at issue in this investigation are linear actuators that are used in seating and reclining furniture to power operation... Read More
April 29, 2013 - News Release 13-040
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today released a public version of its confidential report on the probable economic effects of making certain products eligible for duty- free treatment and for waiving the competitive need limit for... Read More
April 26, 2013 - News Release 13-039
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain sleep-disordered breathing treatment systems and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are medical systems used in the... Read More
April 18, 2013 - News Release 13-038
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is seeking input for newly initiated investigations into the probable economic effect of duty-free imports under a U.S.-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement. The investigations... Read More
April 16, 2013 - News Release 12-039
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain food waste disposers and components and packaging thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are undersink-mounted food waste disposers.... Read More
April 11, 2013 - News Release 13-037
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain electronic devices having placeshifting or display replication functionality and products containing the same. The products at issue in this... Read More
April 11, 2013 - News Release 13-036
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain omega-3 extracts from marine or aquatic biomass and products containing the same. The products at issue in this investigation are various supplement... Read More
April 10, 2013 - News Release 13-035
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain microelectromechanical systems (“MEMS devices”) and products containing same. The products at issue in this investigation are microscopic sensors... Read More
April 9, 2013 - News Release 13-034
Irving A. Williamson, Chairman of the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), announced today that Altivia Jackson has been designated as the Director of the Office of Equal Employment Opportunity at the USITC. Jackson will manage the... Read More
March 28, 2013 - News Release 13-033
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) is seeking input on a newly initiated investigation concerning proposed modifications of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) rules of origin. The investigation, Probable Economic... Read More
March 26, 2013 - News Release 13-032
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain radio frequency identification (RFID) products and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are ISO 18000-6C compatible RFID... Read More
March 22, 2013 - News Release 13-031
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain products having laminated packaging, laminated packaging, and components thereof. At issue in this investigation are products with laminated packaging... Read More
March 21, 2013 - News Release 13-030
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of drawn stainless steel sinks from China that the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) has determined are... Read More
March 13, 2013 - News Release 13-029
Extending duty-free treatment under the Information Technology Agreement (ITA) to certain information and communications technology products would likely increase U.S. export opportunities to ITA member countries, reports the U.S. International... Read More
March 12, 2013 - News Release 13-028
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain integrated circuit devices and products containing the same. The products at issue in this investigation are mobile smartphones containing certain... Read More
March 8, 2013 - News Release 13-027
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 low enriched uranium from France (Inv. No. 731-TA-909 (Second Review)). As a result of... Read More
March 8, 2013 - News Release 13-026
Exports Made Up 7% of Total U.S. Used Electronic Product Sales   Because it is the world's largest market for new electronic products, the United States generates significant amounts of used electronic products, feeding a large used... Read More
February 27, 2013 - News Release 13-025
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain compact fluorescent reflector lamps, products containing same and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are reflector lamps... Read More
February 25, 2013 - News Release 13-024
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wireless communications base stations and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are wireless communications base stations... Read More
February 20, 2013 - News Release 13-022
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched the second of two investigations into the role of digital trade in the U.S. and global economies. The investigation, Digital Trade in the U.S. and Global Economies, Part 2, is the second... Read More
February 19, 2013 - News Release 13-023
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain electronic bark control collars. The products at issue in this investigation are electronic dog collars that sense a dog's bark and use various... Read More
February 15, 2013 - News Release 13-021
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing countervailing duty order on corrosion-resistant carbon steel flat products from Korea and the existing antidumping duty orders on this product from Germany... Read More
February 8, 2013 - News Release 13-020
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on certain activated carbon from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More
February 7, 2013 - News Release 13-019
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has launched an investigation to learn from U.S. small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) about the effects of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS) on U.S. SME exports to Korea. The... Read More
February 7, 2013 - News Release 13-018
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 frozen warmwater shrimp from China, Ecuador, India, Indonesia,... Read More
February 5, 2013 - News Release 13-017
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain robotic toys and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are robotic toy fish that autonomously swim when placed in water.... Read More
February 4, 2013 - News Release 13-016
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC or Commission) has voted to conduct full five-year ("sunset") reviews concerning the countervailing duty orders on hot-rolled steel products from India, Indonesia, and Thailand and the antidumping duty... Read More
January 31, 2013 - News Release 13-015
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wireless devices with 3G and/or 4G capabilities and components thereof. The products at issue in this investigation are cellular mobile telephones... Read More
January 25, 2013 - News Release 13-014
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain mobile handset devices and related touch keyboard software. The products at issue in this investigation are smartphones and associated touch keyboard... Read More
January 25, 2013 - News Release 13-013
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 that are used to protect handheld portable... Read More
January 25, 2013 - News Release 13-012
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain wireless communication equipment and articles therein. The products at issue in this investigation are pieces of wireless communications equipment,... Read More
January 25, 2013 - News Release 13-011
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain balloon dissection devices and products containing same. The products at issue in this investigation are used by surgeons in performing laparoscopic... Read More
January 23, 2013 - News Release 13-010
The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of certain large residential washers from Korea that the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) has determined... Read More
January 22, 2013 - News Release 13-009
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain paper shredders, certain processes for manufacturing or relating to same, and certain products containing same and certain parts thereof. The products... Read More
January 18, 2013 - News Release 13-008
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 utility scale wind towers from China that the U.S. Department of Commerce... Read More
January 18, 2013 - News Release 13-007
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is seeking input for a newly initiated investigation concerning possible modifications to the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP). The investigation, Advice Concerning Possible Modifications to... Read More
January 16, 2013 - News Release 13-006
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 Vietnam that the U.S. Department of Commerce has determined are subsidized... Read More
January 16, 2013 - News Release 13-083
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 used in devices such as... Read More
January 15, 2013 - News Release 13-005
The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) today determined that revoking the existing antidumping duty order on clad steel plate from Japan would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably... Read More