6 May 2016
Following are summaries of current AD/CV actions targeting mainland Chinese manufacturers taken by the DOC.
Product: Calcium hypochlorite, classified under HTSUS subheadings 2828.10.0000, 3808.94.5000 and 3808.99.9500.
Nature of Notice: Rescission of administrative review in CV investigation C-570-009, effective 18 April 2016.
Summary: The DOC has rescinded its administrative review with respect to subject merchandise exported by Haixing Jingmei Chemical Products Sales Co. Ltd. and Haixing Eno Chemical Co. Ltd. during the period 27 May 2014 through 31 December 2015 because these companies withdrew their requests for a review. As a result, the cash deposit rates for subject merchandise from these companies will continue to be the rates established in the most recently completed administrative review.
Product: 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: Final results of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-912, effective 20 April 2016.
Summary: The DOC has established the following dumping margins for imports of subject merchandise during the period 1 September 2013 through 31 August 2014. CBP will assess AD duties on all appropriate entries using these rates, which will also be used to determine new AD cash deposit requirements.
Product: Freshwater crawfish tail meat, classified under HTSUS subheadings 0306.19.0010, 0306.29.0000, 1605.40.1010 and 1605.40.1090.
Nature of Notice: Correction to final results of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-848, effective 21 April 2016.
Summary: The DOC has corrected the final results of its administrative review of the AD duty order on subject merchandise for the period 1 September 2013 through 31 August 2014 because it incorrectly identified Shanghai Ocean Flavor International Trading Co. Ltd. as Shanghai Ocean International International Trading Co. Ltd.
Product: Stainless steel sheet and strip, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7219.13.0031, 7219.13.0051, 7219.13.0071, 7219.13.0081, 7219.14.0030, 7219.14.0065, 7219.14.0090, 7219.23.0030, 7219.23.0060, 7219.24.0030, 7219.24.0060, 7219.32.0005, 7219.32.0020, 7219.32.0025, 7219.32.0035, 7219.32.0036, 7219.32.0038, 7219.32.0042, 7219.32.0044, 7219.32.0045, 7219.32.0060, 7219.33.0005, 7219.33.0020, 7219.33.0025, 7219.33.0035, 7219.33.0036, 7219.33.0038, 7219.33.0042, 7219.33.0044, 7219.33.0045, 7219.33.0070, 7219.33.0080, 7219.34.0005, 7219.34.0020, 7219.34.0025, 7219.34.0030, 7219.34.0035, 7219.34.0050, 7219.35.0005, 7219.35.0015, 7219.35.0030, 7219.35.0035, 7219.35.0050, 7219.90.0010, 7219.90.0020, 7219.90.0025, 7219.90.0060, 7219.90.0080, 7220.12.1000, 7220.12.5000, 7220.20.1010, 7220.20.1015, 7220.20.1060, 7220.20.1080, 7220.20.6005, 7220.20.6010, 7220.20.6015, 7220.20.6060, 7220.20.6080, 7220.20.7005, 7220.20.7010, 7220.20.7015, 7220.20.7060, 7220.20.7080, 7220.90.0010, 7220.90.0015, 7220.90.0060 and 7220.90.0080.
Nature of Notice: Postponement of preliminary determination in CV investigation C-570-043, effective 21 April 2016.
Summary: The DOC has decided to postpone its preliminary determination in this investigation from 9 May to 11 July. The preliminary determination will indicate whether the DOC is likely to establish CV duties on imports of subject merchandise.
Product: Laminated woven sacks, classified under HTSUS subheadings 3917.39.0050, 3923.21.0080, 3923.21.0095, 3921.90.1100, 3921.90.1500, 3923.29.0000, 4601.99.0500, 4601.99.9000, 4602.90.0000, 5903.90.2500, 6305.33.0050 and 6305.33.0080.
Nature of Notice: Court decision not in harmony with final determination under Section 129 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act in AD investigation A-570-916, effective 11 April 2016.
Summary: The U.S. Court of International Trade on 30 March sustained the DOC’s final results of re-determination pursuant to a remand of the final results in the final determination of a proceeding conducted under Section 129 of the Uruguay Round Agreements Act related to the DOC’s final affirmative determination in the AD duty order on subject merchandise. As a result, the DOC has established the revised AD cash deposit rates shown below.
Unless the applicable cash deposit rate has been superseded by a rate calculated in an intervening administrative review, the DOC will instruct CBP to require a cash deposit for estimated AD duties at the rate noted above for each specified exporter and producer combination, for entries of subject merchandise entered or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption on or after 11 April.
Product: Diamond sawblades and parts thereof, classified under HTSUS subheadings 6804.21.0000, 8202.39.0000 and 8206.00.0000.
Nature of Notice: Rescission of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-900, effective 22 April 2016.
Summary: The DOC has rescinded its administrative review with respect to subject merchandise exported by 36 companies during the period 1 November 2014 through 31 October 2015 because the petitioner withdrew its request for a review. As a result, the cash deposit rates for subject merchandise from these companies will continue to be the rates established in the most recently completed administrative review.
Product: 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphosphonic acid, classified under HTSUS subheadings 2811.19.6090 and 2931.90.9041.
Nature of Notice: Initiation of AD investigation A-570-045 and CV investigation C-570-046, effective 3 March.
Summary: The scope of these investigations includes all grades of aqueous acidic (non-neutralised) concentrations of 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphosphonic acid (HEDP), also referred to as hydroxyethylidenendiphosphonic acid, hydroxyethanediphosphonic acid, acetodiphosphonic acid, and etidronic acid. The Chemical Abstract Service registry number for HEDP is 2809–21–4. The USITC is scheduled to issue a preliminary injury determination in these investigations on 13 May.
Product: Magnesium metal, classified under HTSUS subheadings 8104.19.00 and 8104.30.00.
Nature of Notice: Final results of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-896, effective 28 April 2016.
Summary: The DOC has determined that Tianjin Magnesium International Co. Ltd. and Tianjin Magnesium Metal Co. Ltd. had no reviewable entries of subject merchandise during the period of review. As a result, the cash deposit rates for these companies will remain unchanged from the rates assigned in the most recently completed administrative review.