TITLE

Court Orders Stop Of China Petitions

AUTHOR(S)
Sanfilippo, Michele
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;1/10/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Court of International Trade has ordered the U.S. government to stop consideration of new restrictions on textiles and apparel imports from China. This preliminary injunction issued by Senior Judge Richard Goldberg came in response to a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Association of Importers of Textiles and Apparel, a trade group representing U.S. importers and retailers of textile/apparel products. Under the terms of the injunction, the U.S. government is prohibited from accepting, considering or taking any further action on China textiles safeguard petitions, according to the procedures established in 2003 based on threat of market disruption.
ACCESSION #
15615581

 

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