TITLE

GAO: $600M in antidumping duties not paid

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Thomas
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/14/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 44, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the findings of a report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), regarding antidumping duties. The report reveals that around $600 million for antidumping duties were left uncollected since 2001. It cites several reasons behind the improper collection of duties, which include bankruptcy or ceasing of business of importers before the collection of final duty rates, and inability of customs in conducting financial checks for importers.
ACCESSION #
33239912

 

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