30 Oct 2018
Following are summaries of current AD/CV actions targeting mainland Chinese manufacturers taken by the DOC.
Product: Steel racks and parts thereof, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7326.90.8688, 9403.20.0080, 9403.90.8041, 7308.90.3000, 7308.90.6000, 7308.90.9590 and 9403.20.0090.
Nature of Notice: Postponement of preliminary determination in AD investigation A-570-088.
Summary: The DOC has decided to postpone its preliminary determination in this investigation from 27 November 2018 to 16 January 2019. The preliminary determination will indicate whether the DOC is likely to establish AD duties on imports of subject merchandise.
Product: Steel propane cylinders, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7311.00.0060 and 7311.00.0090.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary affirmative determination and alignment of final AD and CV determinations in CV investigation C-570-087, effective 26 October 2018.
Summary: The DOC has preliminarily established the following subsidy rates for imports of subject merchandise. The DOC will instruct CBP to begin collecting CV cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at these rates. If both the DOC and the USITC issue affirmative final determinations in this case, the DOC will issue a CV duty order and require CV cash deposits at the rates specified therein, which could be different from those set forth below.
|Guangzhou Lion Cylinders Co. Ltd.||145.37%|
|Hubei Daly LPG Cylinder Manufacturer Co. Ltd.||145.37%|
|Shandong Huanri Group Co. Ltd.||42.77%|
|Taishan Machinery Factory Ltd.||145.37%|
|TPA Metals and Machinery (SZ) Co. Ltd.||145.37%|
|Wuyi Xilinde Machinery Manufacture Co. Ltd.||145.37%|
|Zhejiang Jucheng Steel Cylinder Co. Ltd.||145.37%|
The DOC has also aligned the final determinations in the AD and CV investigations of subject merchandise so that they are both issued on 4 March 2019.
Product: Certain new pneumatic off-the-road tyres, classified under HTSUS subheadings 4011.20.1025, 4011.20.1035, 4011.20.5030, 4011.20.5050, 4011.61.0000, 4011.62.0000, 4011.63.0000, 4011.69.0000, 4011.92.0000, 4011.93.4000, 4011.93.8000, 4011.94.4000 and 4011.94.8000.
Nature of Notice: Amended final results of administrative review in CV investigation C-570-980, effective 30 October 2018.
Summary: The final results of this review, which covers the period 1 January through 31 December 2015, were published on 23 July. One party subsequently filed ministerial error allegations and the DOC has now decided to make certain changes to the final subsidy rates, as follows. The DOC will instruct CBP to collect CV cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at these amended rates.
|Company||Original Rate||Amended Rate|
|Canadian Solar Inc. and its cross-owned affiliates||14.34%||11.59%|
|Changzhou Trina Solar Energy Co. Ltd. and its cross-owned affiliates||11.39%||9.12%|
|Non-selected companies under review||13.20%||10.64%|
Product: Certain steel wheels, classified under HTSUS subheadings 8708.70.4530, 8708.70.4560, 8708.70.6030, 8708.70.6060, 8716.90.5045, 8716.90.5059, 4011.20.1015, 4011.20.5020 and 8708.99.4850.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary affirmative determination in AD investigation A-570-082, effective 30 October 2018.
Summary: The DOC has preliminarily established the following dumping margin for imports of subject merchandise. The DOC will instruct CBP to begin collecting AD cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at this rate. If both the DOC and the USITC issue affirmative final determinations in this case, the DOC will issue an AD duty order and require AD cash deposits at the rates specified therein, which could be different from that set forth below.