U.S. cane refiner to contest ITC decision on sugar trade deal

jueves 23 de abril de 2015 16:30 GYT

NEW YORK, April 23 (Reuters) - Imperial Sugar Company, owned by Louis Dreyfus Commodities, plans to contest a U.S. government decision over whether two U.S. cane refiners are damaged by a U.S. and Mexican deal to end a trend dispute over sweetener imported from Mexico.

Imperial plans to seek judicial review of a U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) decision in the Court of International Trade, according to a letter from the company's lawyer to the NAFTA Secretariat in Washington dated April 16 and seen by Reuters. (Reporting by Chris Prentice, editing by G Crosse)