WASHINGTON — U.S. authorities said Wednesday that a federal jury in San Diego convicted a Los Angeles-area business executive and his corporation, M Trade Inc., for conspiring to evade duties on more than $30 million in Chinese-made jeans, skirts, shorts and other apparel illegally imported into the U.S.
Sunil Jiwat Mirwani, 39, is scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 9 in U.S. District Court in San Diego. Nine other defendants in the case are also facing trials and sentencing, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials.
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