The recent announcement from the International Trade Commission (ITC) that truck and bus tires from China do not injure the U.S. truck tire manufacturing industry and that there will be no anti-dumping and countervailing duties for the foreseeable future comes as a surprise. Just a few months ago, the Dept. of Commerce calculated countervailing duties that ranged from 38.61% to 65.46% while anti-dumping margins ranged from 9% to 22.57%.
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