Commerce Department Initiates Antidumping Case on Ready-to-Cook Kosher Chicken From Canada
In response to the December 1, 2003 peitition filed by Empire Kosher Poultry, Inc., the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has initiated an antidumping case on imports of ready-to-cook Kosher chicken and parts thereof from Canada. The merchandise covered by this investigation is ready-to-cook chicken from Canada, whether fresh, chilled or frozen and whether whole or cut-up in pieces, that has been certified as Kosher or Glatt Kosher and is classifiable under subheadings 0207.11.00.20, 0207.11.00.40, 0207.12.00.20, 207.12.00.40, 0207.13.00.00, and 0207.14.00.40 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS).
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) will render its preliminary injury determination by January 15, 2004. A negative ITC injury determination will result in the investigation being terminated.