AD/CV: Propane Cylinders, Textured Yarn, Steel Plate, Steel Pipe
Steel Propane Cylinders. The International Trade Administration has made a preliminary affirmative countervailing duty determination on steel propane cylinders from China. The ITA will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection to collect CV cash deposits at the preliminary subsidy rates, which range from 42.77 percent to 145.37 percent. The ITA’s final determination is due by March 5.
Polyester Textured Yarn. The International Trade Commission has instituted antidumping injury investigations of polyester textured yarn from China and India and a CV injury investigation of such yarn from China. A conference will be held Nov. 8, requests to appear at the conference are due by Nov. 6, written comments are due by Nov. 14, and the ITC’s preliminary determinations are due by Dec. 3.
Steel Plate. The ITA has rescinded its administrative review of the AD duty order on carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate from Germany for the period Nov. 14, 2016, through April 30, 2018, with respect to two companies after they timely withdrew their request for review. The ITA will instruct CBP to assess AD duties on imports of subject goods from these companies during the period of review at the AD cash deposit rates in effect at the time of entry or withdrawal from warehouse for consumption.
Steel Pipe. The ITA has amended the final results of its administrative review of the AD duty order on circular welded non-alloy steel pipe from Mexico for the period Nov. 1, 2014, through Oct. 31, 2015, pursuant to the settlement of a NAFTA panel dispute. Specifically, the ITA will instruct CBP to apply a 7.32 percent AD duty rate to all entries of subject goods during this period that were produced and/or exported, and imported, by Maquilacero S.A. de C.V.