The Department of Commerce (Commerce) published the preliminary results of the 25th administrative review of the antidumping duty order on fresh garlic from the People’s Republic of China (China) on March 25, 2021. Commerce determines that mandatory respondent, Shijiazhuang Goodman Trading Co., Ltd. (Goodman) failed to establish its eligibility for a separate rate and is part of the China-wide


 

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to institute an investigation of certain silicon photovoltaic cells and modules with nanostructures, and products containing the same.  The products at issue in the investigation are described in the Commission’s notice of investigation.

The investigation is based on a complaint filed by Advanced Silicon Group Technologies, LLC, of Lowell, MA,


  • U.S.-China Trade: In May 2021, U.S. exports to China were $12.4 billion, an increase of nearly 29 percent over the same month in 2020, while imports from China totaled $38.7 billion, up 5.8 percent; year-to-date, the U.S. goods deficit with China continued to grow, reaching $130.7 billion.
  • Supply Chain Security: The Biden Administration formulates strategy to revitalize U.S. manufacturing capabilities

 

WASHINGTON – The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) today joined the U.S. Departments of State, Treasury, Commerce, Homeland Security, and Labor in issuing an updated advisory for U.S. businesses whose supply chains run through Xinjiang, China, where the government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and associated enterprises continue to subject Uyghurs and other ethnic


 

WASHINGTON – United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai today released a statement welcoming the Department of the Treasury and the State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) agreement to address U.S. concerns about Vietnam’s currency practices. As part of its ongoing modernization, the SBV will allow Vietnam’s currency to move in line with the development of Vietnam’s financial and foreign exchange …


The petitioners in this investigation are List Industries, Inc., Lyon LLC, Penco Products, Inc., and Tennsco LLC.[1] In addition to the Government of China, the selected mandatory respondent in this investigation is Zhejiang Xingyi Metal Products Co., Ltd. (Zhejiang Xingyi).

On December 14, 2020, Commerce published the Preliminary Determination in the Federal Register.[2] In the Preliminary …


On February 11, 2021, Commerce published its Preliminary Determination of sales at LTFV of metal lockers from China.[1] A summary of the events that occurred since Commerce published the Preliminary Determination, as well as a full discussion of the issues raised by parties for this final determination, may be found in the Issues and Decision Memorandum.[2]…


On April 19, 2018, Commerce published in the Federal Register the countervailing duty order on aluminum foil from China.[1] On April 1, 2020, Commerce published in the Federal Register a notice inviting interested parties to request a review of the Order for the POR. On April 30, 2020, we received timely review requests for 33 companies.[2] …


On December 28, 2020, Commerce published the Preliminary Results and invited interested parties to comment.[1] On February 3 and 12, 2021, the petitioners,[2] Vinh Hoan, the Hung Vuong Group (HVG), Colorado Boxed Beef Company (CBBC), QMC Foods, Inc. (QMC), Nam Viet Corporation (NAVICO), and Can Tho Import Export Joint Stock Company (CASEAMEX) submitted case and/or rebuttal …


 

On February 1, 2005, Commerce published the AD order on shrimp from Vietnam.[1] In the original investigation, we selected Camau Frozen Seafood Processing Import Export Corporation as a mandatory respondent and granted it a separate rate.[2] Camau Frozen Seafood Processing Import Export Corporation’s separate rate status has not changed in subsequent administrative reviews of the …