Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
American Lifan Industry Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Lifan Group
Penalty: 
$630,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
March 27, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

An Ontario, California-based vehicle and engine importer has agreed to ensure that future imports meet environmental standards after illegally importing and selling nearly 28,000 highway motorcycles, recreational vehicles, and engines manufactured in China that did not comply with emission limits for harmful pollution required by the Clean Air Act (CAA).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
China
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
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Parent company note: 
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