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Chinese Tire Importers Disappointed in U.S. Duties Decision

Posted November 27, 2014

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Bruce Davis –

Importers/marketers of Chinese-sourced passenger and light truck tires are collectively “disappointed” in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s decision to impose countervailing duties on consumer tires imported to the U.S., but those that have commented are vowing to stay active in the marketplace.

While many importers/marketers have thus far declined to comment, a handful—Giti Tire (USA) Ltd., Horizon Tire Corp. Omni United USA and Sentry Tire Americas among them—did take the occasion to state their cases. Read more here.