U.S. Rep. Pete
Visclosky, D-1st, released the following statement on Tuesday, after the
U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) made affirmative determinations in
its final phase antidumping duty investigations concerning welded stainless
pressure pipe from Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam.
“I am pleased that
the ITC sent the message today that we will not tolerate illegal trade,”
Visclosky said. “My commitment to our steelworkers and the Northwest Indiana
economy is unwavering, and I will not stop working to prevent illegal steel
from being dumped on our shores.”
As a result of the
ITC’s determinations, the U.S. Department of Commerce will issue antidumping
duty orders on these imports.
before the ITC during a hearing in this case on May 22.