WASHINGTON (June 9, 2015) — Both proponents and opponents of antidumping and countervailing duties on Chinese consumer tires were well represented at a U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) hearing today in Washington, according to the preliminary list of those scheduled to appear.
The agenda shows the United Steelworkers (USW) union, as the petitioner for the duties, will make the opening remarks. Terence P. Stewart of the law firm Steward and Stewart will speak on the USW's behalf.
The hearing is taking place at ITC offices in Washington, D.C.. The hearing is described as the final phase antidumping and countervailing duty investigations pertaining to the “Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires from China, Inv. Nos. 701-TA-522 and 731-TA-1258.”
The docket shows the USW will have a contingent of eight individuals on hand.
Scheduled to speak in opposition of the duties will be: