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.
HFC blends – final determination that Chinese components blended with Indian components and/or components from other countries and then exported to the U.S. are circumventing the AD duty order on hydrofluorocarbon blends from China and instruction to CBP to continue to collect AD cash deposits on such goods
Nails – (1) preliminary sunset review determination that revocation of AD duty order on steel nails from Oman would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of dumping at margins up to 9.10 percent and (2) dumping margin of zero for four exporters/producers in preliminary results of administrative review of this order for the period July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019
PC strand – affirmative preliminary dumping determinations on pre-stressed concrete steel wire strand from Argentina, Colombia, Egypt, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates, with new AD duty deposit requirements at rates of 60.4 percent for Argentina, 86.09 percent for Colombia, 29.72 percent for Egypt, 30.86 percent for the Netherlands, 194.4 percent for Saudi Arabia, 23.89 percent for Taiwan. 53.65 percent for Turkey, and 170.65 percent for the UAE
PET film, sheet, and strip – continuation of AD duty order on polyethylene terephthalate film, sheet, and strip from India and Taiwan, effective Sept. 30
Wind towers – new AD/CV duty petitions filed on utility scale wind towers from India, Malaysia, and Spain, with alleged dumping margins of 71.8 percent for India, 55.88 percent for Malaysia, and 83.66 percent for Spain