South Korea Asks for Suspension of U.S. Chip Duties

April 2003
Electronic News;4/14/2003, Vol. 49 Issue 15, pN.PAG
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of the South Korea government to cut Hynix Semiconductor Incorporated's memory chip shipments to the United States if Washington will suspend its proposed penalties on the memory maker. Claims of the Department of Commerce that South Korea had unfairly subsidized memory chips imported into the U.S. in 2001 and 2002; Possible import duty that would be imposed on Hynix in August 2003; Import duties faced by Hynix in the European Union.


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