AD/CV News: Acetone, Pencils, Rebar, Steel Wire Rod
The International Trade Administration and/or International Trade Commission have recently announced the following actions in antidumping and/or countervailing duty cases.
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Acetone – issuance of AD duty orders on acetone from Belgium, Korea, and South Africa, with AD duty rates of 28.10 percent for Belgium, 25.05 to 47.86 percent for Korea, and 314.51 and 414.92 percent for South Africa
Pencils – determination that one exporter is not eligible for a separate rate in final results of administrative review of AD duty order on cased pencils from China for the period Dec. 1, 2017, through Nov. 30, 2018, and is therefore subject to the China-wide rate, which is currently 114.9 percent
Rebar – rescission of administrative review of AD duty order on steel concrete reinforcing bar from Taiwan for the period Oct. 1, 2018, through Sept. 30, 2019, and instruction to CBP to assess AD duties on entries of such goods at the applicable cash deposit rates
Steel wire rod – sunset review determination that revocation of CV duty order on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of countervailable subsidies of 178.46 to 193.31 percent