FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 29, 2010
KAGEN APPLAUDS DEPT. OF COMMERCE ACTION AGAINST PAPER DUMPING
Decision cracks down on illegal Chinese and Indonesian coated paper imports
WASHINGTON D.C.- Congressman Steve Kagen, M.D. released the following statement upon the announcement that Department of Commerce’s affirmative preliminary determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation on imports of coated paper.
"This is yet another victory for Appleton Coated and brings us one step closer to establishing balanced trade deals that ship our values overseas instead of our jobs," said Dr. Kagen. "It is time for Asian nations to begin to play by our rules, not theirs."
As a result of these preliminary determinations, Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection to collect a cash deposit or bond from Chinese and Indonesian paper imports when they enter the United States.
"I commend the Commerce Department for their decision to defend
See the attached fact sheet for more details on the preliminary determination released today.