Unformatted text preview: exporters. In its statement the ministry of commerce defended its decision to impose the latest tariffs, saying there was a "causal relationship" between the "US dumping of broiler products and the losses suffered by domestic business". The tariffs are likely to have a significant impact on US chicken exporters, who rely on sales of chicken feet and wings to China. Some US companies will pay lower tariffs because they co-operated with China's investigation into the industry, the commerce department said. These include Tyson Foods, Keystone Foods and Pilgrim's Pride Corporation. But these tariffs will still be higher than the preliminary tariff of 43.1% announced by the Chinese government in February. BBC © MMX...
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- Fall '11
- International Trade, chicken imports