AD/CV: Aluminum Foil, Fertilizers, Lumber, Magnesium, Pipe Fittings, PTFE, Silicon Metal, Steel Products, Twist Ties, Wire Rod
The International Trade Administration and/or International Trade Commission have recently announced the following actions in antidumping and/or countervailing duty cases.
For more information on AD/CV duty issues, including how to mitigate liability, please contact Kristen Smith at (202) 730-4965.
Fertilizers – new CV petition filed on phosphate fertilizers from Morocco and Russia (subject goods are phosphate fertilizers in all physical forms, with or without coating or additives such as anti-caking agents, predominantly classified under HTSUS 3103.11.0000, 3103.19.0000, 3105.20.0000, 3105.30.0000, 3105.40.0010, 3105.40.0050, 3105.51.0000, and 3105.59.0000 but also classified under HTSUS 3103.90.0010, 3105.10.0000, 3105.60.0000, 3105.90.0010, and 3105.90.0050)
Twist ties – new AD/CV petition filed on twist ties from China, with an alleged average dumping margin of 67.92 percent (subject goods are thin, bendable ties for closing containers such as bags, bundle items, or identifying objects, comprising one or more metal wires encased in a covering material, predominantly classified under HTSUS 8309.90.0000 and 5609.00.30000 but also classified under HTSUS 3920.51.5000, 3923.90.0080, 3926.90.9990, 4811.59.6000, 4821.10.4000, 4821.90.2000, and 4823.90.8600)
Aluminum foil – dumping margin of zero for one exporter and 106.21 percent for ten exporters in preliminary results of administrative review of AD duty order on certain aluminum foil from China for the period Nov. 2, 2017, through March 31, 2019
Lumber – amended final ruling on scope of AD/CV duty orders on certain softwood lumber products from Canada pursuant to court decision
Magnesium – no shipments determination with respect to two companies in final results of administrative review of pure magnesium from China for the period May 1, 2018, through April 30, 2019
Pipe fittings – dumping margin of 18.16 percent for five exporters in preliminary results of administrative review of AD duty order on cast iron soil pipe fittings from China for the period Feb. 20, 2018, through July 31, 2019, and rescission of review with respect to 15 companies
PTFE – remand of final ITC determinations in AD/CV duty investigations of polytetrafluoroethylene resin from China and India pursuant to court decision
Silicon metal – continuation of AD duty order on silicon metal from Russia
Steel products – amended final ruling on scope of AD/CV duty orders on corrosion-resistant steel products from China and Italy pursuant to court decision
Steel flat products – subsidy rate of 0.45 percent (de minimis) with respect to one company and 0.59 percent with respect to 12 companies in final results of administrative review of CV duty order on certain cold-rolled steel flat products from Korea for the period Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2017
Wire rod – continuation of AD/CV duty orders on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from China