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China imposes duties on US chicken

09-27-2010 08:23 BJT

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China's Ministry of Commerce says it will levy, anti-dumping duties, on US imports of white-feathered broiler chicken, starting today Monday.

In an online statement, the Ministry says the US chicken industry has dumped their broiler products into the Chinese market, causing substantial damage to its domestic industry.

China will levy an up to 105 percent duty chickens, to be applied for five years. More than 300,000 tons of US chicken imports landed in China in the first half of 2009, representing nearly 90 percent of the country's total chicken imports.

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CNTV.CN

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