Re: Dumping

From: Chuck Kuecker (
Date: Wed Dec 26 2001 - 09:49:23 MST

>>In real world economics nothing has a guarantee, but if they
>>increase prices then they have lost their only advantage in the
>>marketplace. Historically American capitalism has been very
>>good at filling vacuums in the free market and in exploiting
>>the weak points in trading partners.
>> John K Clark <>

Perhaps I missed a post or two here, but it seems no one has pointed out
the fact that, using Japan as an example, their whole government is geared
to working alongside the large corporations to achieve market share, while
in America, the government seems hell-bent on slowly destroying whole
industries with taxes, regulations, and interference, while passing
protectionist laws benefiting only some powerful companies at the expense
of American buyers.

Left alone, I expect American companies could easily weather dumping from
Japan or elsewhere.

Chuck Kuecker

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