CSUSTL Voices Serious Concerns Over WTO Appellate Body Decision in India – Hot Rolled Steel Dispute

Press Release – December 8th, 2014 (Washington, D.C) – The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws (CSUSTL), a broad coalition committed to preserving the U.S. unfair trade laws, expressed serious concerns regarding the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body report issued today in India’s challenge of a U.S. countervailing duty order on certain hot-rolled carbon … Continue reading CSUSTL Voices Serious Concerns Over WTO Appellate Body Decision in India – Hot Rolled Steel Dispute

CSUSTL Applauds Significant Victory for U.S. Diamond Sawblade Industry

In a decision nearly five years in the making, the U.S. Court of International Trade affirmed a Department of Commerce determination that Chinese diamond sawblades producer Beijing Gang Yan Diamond Products Company (“Gang Yan”) is, indeed, controlled by the Government of China and, as a result, should be subject to higher U.S. antidumping duties reflecting … Continue reading CSUSTL Applauds Significant Victory for U.S. Diamond Sawblade Industry

CSUSTL Applauds Passage of the GPX Bill

The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws (CSUSTL) applauds the passage of the GPX bill in the House of Representatives following the Senate’s adoption of an identical bill by unanimous consent.  This legislation overturns an erroneous decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and allows the Department of Commerce to continue … Continue reading CSUSTL Applauds Passage of the GPX Bill

CSUSTL Comments to USTR on WTO Proceeding Regarding U.S. — Definitive AD/CVD Duties on Products from China

(Washington, DC) December 12, 2008 – CSUSTL today filed written comments with the United States Trade Representative (“USTR”) urging the U.S. government to vigorously defend its interests before the World Trade Organization in a dispute settlement proceeding brought by China against the United States.  China has requested the establishment of a dispute settlement panel in … Continue reading CSUSTL Comments to USTR on WTO Proceeding Regarding U.S. — Definitive AD/CVD Duties on Products from China

CSUSTL Commends Senators Wyden and Snowe for Introducing New Legislation to Prevent the Evasion of U.S. Trade Remedy Laws

WASHINGTON – (Business Wire) The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws (“CSUSTL”) commends U.S. Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Olympia Snowe (R-ME) for their legislation introduced Thursday to combat the evasion of U.S. trade remedy laws through custom fraud. CSUSTL President Gilbert B. Kaplan said, “Passing this legislation will give the U.S. government the tools … Continue reading CSUSTL Commends Senators Wyden and Snowe for Introducing New Legislation to Prevent the Evasion of U.S. Trade Remedy Laws

Trade Remedy is Essential Step to Address Misalignment of Foreign Currencies

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws today reiterated the need for passage of H.R. 2378, bipartisan legislation that would counter the problem of protracted undervaluation of foreign currencies. This proposed legislation would implement in U.S. law existing rules of the World Trade Organization, treating prolonged undervaluation of foreign currencies … Continue reading Trade Remedy is Essential Step to Address Misalignment of Foreign Currencies

CSUSTL Criticizes WTO Appellate Body of Overreaching in U.S.-Japan ‘Zeroing’ Dispute

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – A broad U.S. coalition committed to preserving U.S. trade laws strongly objected to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body report issued today in Japan’s challenge of a U.S. antidumping calculation methodology known as “zeroing.” “This decision is outrageous, though hardly surprising,” stated David A. Hartquist, Executive Director of the … Continue reading CSUSTL Criticizes WTO Appellate Body of Overreaching in U.S.-Japan ‘Zeroing’ Dispute