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Department of Commerce drops review of anti-dumping duties on Indonesian biodiesel

Department of Commerce drops review of anti-dumping duties on Indonesian biodiesel

September 29, 2020 |

In Washington, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) is rescinding the administrative review of the antidumping duty (AD) order on biodiesel from Indonesia for the period of review (POR) April 1, 2019 through March 31, 2020, based on the timely withdrawal of the request for review. On April 1, 2020, Commerce published a notice of opportunity […]

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Department of Commerce to host Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Committee meeting

Department of Commerce to host Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Committee meeting

May 8, 2018 |

In Washington, the Department of Commerce will host its Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Committee’s in person meeting on Thursday where the Department intends to live-stream the Secretary of Commerce’s participation in around 3:30-4:00 pm EST. The broadcast will be available on the Commerce website as well as YouTube. The committee will be briefing officials […]

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U.S.’s potential tariff on Chinese steel sparks fear of soybean retaliation

U.S.’s potential tariff on Chinese steel sparks fear of soybean retaliation

February 25, 2018 |

In Texas, S&P Global Platts reports that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s recommendation to impose a tariff on Chinese steel imports has sparked worries that China may retaliate against U.S. soybean imports. The U.S. Department of Commerce released a number of recommendations Friday following its investigation under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act. Among […]

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Department of Commerce hands down anti-dumping duties on Argentina and Indonesia

Department of Commerce hands down anti-dumping duties on Argentina and Indonesia

October 24, 2017 |

In Washington, the Department of Commerce found in its initial report that Indonesian and Argentine biodiesel were being sold at prices below market value and as such lobbed anti-dumping duties on the two countries at 50.71% for the former and between 54.36% to 70.05% for the latter. Argentina responded saying the decision didn’t make much […]

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Lobbyists permitted for nomination to Renewable Energy Trade Administration advisory committee

Lobbyists permitted for nomination to Renewable Energy Trade Administration advisory committee

August 28, 2014 |

In the US, the Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration will allow federally-registered lobbyists to be nominated for its renewable energy and energy efficiency advisory committee, which the group is reestablishing. Members will serve a two-year term to advise the secretary on the development and administration of programs and policies to expand the competitiveness of […]

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