Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires from China, Inv. No. TA-421-7, USITC Pub. 4085

Terence P Stewart

Case Conclusion Date:September 17, 2009

Practice Area:Antitrust / Trade Law

Outcome:President imposed import duties of 35%, 30% and 25% for three years from Presidential Proclamation.

Description:Special safeguard case filed against imported passenger car and light truck tires from China. First case where President provided import relief to injured industry. Also one of very few cases to withstand WTO dispute settlement challenge.