China terminates investigation of imported US cereal

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The Chinese authorities have decided to stop launched in February this year, anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation against imports from the US to China cereals sorghum, said in a Friday statement, the Ministry of Commerce of China.

«Anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation against imported US sorghum terminated «, — reads the statement.

It is noted that in the course of the investigation the investigating authorities, China has received numerous applications from consumers who expressed concern that anti-dumping actions and an investigation will lead to higher costs as producers of sorghum, and mass consumer of this culture, which is not consistent with the public interest.

The Department reports that the investigation team also found that appropriate investigation and follow-up can suffer in particular, Chinese pork producers that use sorghum as animal feed, and in the case of price increase they will face certain difficulties.