About HKTDC | Media Room | Contact HKTDC | Wish List Wish List () | My HKTDC |
Save As PDF Email this page Print this page
Qzone

AD/CV Notices

Following are summaries of current AD/CV actions targeting mainland Chinese manufacturers taken by the DOC.

Product: Certain biaxial integral geogrid products, classified under HTSUS subheadings 3920.20.0050 and 3925.90.0000.
Nature of Notice: Amended preliminary affirmative determination in CV investigation C-570-037, effective 24 June 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-25/pdf/2016-17565.pdf)
Summary: The preliminary determination in this investigation was published on 24 June. Two companies subsequently submitted ministerial error allegations and the DOC has now decided to make certain changes to the preliminary subsidy rates. If both the DOC and the USITC issue affirmative final determinations in this case, the DOC will issue a CV duty order and instruct CBP to collect CV cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise.

Manufacturer / ExporterSubsidy Rate
OriginalAmended
BOSTD Geosynthetics Qingdao Ltd. and Beijing Orient Science & Technology Development Co. Ltd.16.60%5.19%
Taian Modern Plastic Co. Ltd.30.65%20.79%
Chengdu Tian Road Engineering Materials Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Chongqing Jiudi Reinforced Soil Engineering Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
CNBM International Corporation128.27%119.13%
Dezhou Yaohua Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Dezhou Zhengyu Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Hongye Engineering Materials Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Hubei Nete Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Jiangsu Dingtai Engineering Material Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Jiangsu Jiuding New Material Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Lewu New Material Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Nanjing Jinlu Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Nanjing Kunchi Composite Material Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Nanyang Jieda Geosynthetics Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Qingdao Hongda Plastics Corp.128.27%119.13%
Shandong Dexuda Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Shandong Haoyang New Engineering Materials Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Shandong Tongfa Glass Fiber Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Shandong Xinyu Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Tai'an Haohua Plastics Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Taian Hengbang Engineering Material Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Taian Naite Geosynthetics Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Taian Road Engineering Materials Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
Tenax128.27%119.13%
Hengshui Zhongtiejian Group Co.128.27%119.13%
Qingdao Sunrise Dageng Import and Export Co. Ltd.128.27%119.13%
China-wide23.63%12.99%


Product: Certain corrosion-resistant steel products, classified under HTSUS subheadings7210.30.0030, 7210.30.0060, 7210.41.0000, 7210.49.0030, 7210.49.0091, 7210.49.0095, 7210.61.0000, 7210.69.0000, 7210.70.6030, 7210.70.6060, 7210.70.6090, 7210.90.6000, 7210.90.9000, 7212.20.0000, 7212.30.1030, 7212.30.1090, 7212.30.3000, 7212.30.5000, 7212.40.1000, 7212.40.5000, 7212.50.0000, 7212.60.0000, 7210.90.1000, 7215.90.1000, 7215.90.3000, 7215.90.5000, 7217.20.1500, 7217.30.1530, 7217.30.1560, 7217.90.1000, 7217.90.5030, 7217.90.5060, 7217.90.5090, 7225.91.0000, 7225.92.0000, 7225.99.0090, 7226.99.0110, 7226.99.0130, 7226.99.0180, 7228.60.6000, 7228.60.8000 and 7229.90.1000.
Nature of Notice: Issuance of CV duty order C-570-027, effective 25 July 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-25/pdf/2016-17563.pdf)
Summary: The USITC issued on 24 June a final affirmative CV injury determination in its investigation of subject merchandise. Accordingly, the DOC has issued a CV duty order and has instructed CBP to collect CV cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at the following rates.

CompanyNet Subsidy Rate
Yieh Phui (China) Technomaterial Co. Ltd.39.05%
Angang Group Hong Kong Company Ltd.241.07%
Baoshan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd.241.07%
Duferco S.A., Hebei Iron & Steel Group and Tangshan Iron and Steel Group Co. Ltd.241.07%
Changshu Everbright Material Technology241.07%
Handan Iron & Steel Group241.07%
China-wide39.05%


In light of the USITC’s final negative determination of critical circumstances, the DOC will instruct CBP to lift suspension and refund any cash deposits made to secure the payment of estimated CV duties with respect to entries of subject merchandise entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after 8 August 2015 but before 6 November 2015.

Product: Certain corrosion-resistant steel products, classified under HTSUS subheadings7210.30.0030, 7210.30.0060, 7210.41.0000, 7210.49.0030, 7210.49.0091, 7210.49.0095, 7210.61.0000, 7210.69.0000, 7210.70.6030, 7210.70.6060, 7210.70.6090, 7210.90.6000, 7210.90.9000, 7212.20.0000, 7212.30.1030, 7212.30.1090, 7212.30.3000, 7212.30.5000, 7212.40.1000, 7212.40.5000, 7212.50.0000, 7212.60.0000, 7210.90.1000, 7215.90.1000, 7215.90.3000, 7215.90.5000, 7217.20.1500, 7217.30.1530, 7217.30.1560, 7217.90.1000, 7217.90.5030, 7217.90.5060, 7217.90.5090, 7225.91.0000, 7225.92.0000, 7225.99.0090, 7226.99.0110, 7226.99.0130, 7226.99.0180, 7228.60.6000, 7228.60.8000 and 7229.90.1000.
Nature of Notice: Issuance of AD duty order A-570-026, effective 25 July 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-25/pdf/2016-17557.pdf)
Summary: The USITC issued on 24 June a final affirmative AD injury determination in its investigation of subject merchandise. Accordingly, the DOC has issued an AD duty order and has instructed CBP to collect AD cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at the following rates.

ExporterManufacturerWeighted-Average
Dumping Margin
Cash
Deposit Rate
Yieh Phui (China) Technomaterial Co. Ltd.Yieh Phui (China) Technomaterial Co. Ltd.209.97%199.43%
Jiangyin Zongcheng Steel Co. Ltd.Jiangyin Zongcheng Steel Co. Ltd.209.97%199.43%
Union Steel ChinaUnion Steel China209.97%199.43%
China-wideChina-wide209.97%199.43%


In light of the USITC’s final negative determination of critical circumstances, the DOC will instruct CBP to lift suspension and refund any cash deposits made to secure the payment of estimated AD duties with respect to entries of subject merchandise entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after 6 October 2015 but before 4 January 2016.

Product: Utility scale wind towers, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7308.20.0020 and 8502.31.0000.
Nature of Notice: Rescission of administrative review in CV investigation C-570-982, effective 25 July 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-25/pdf/2016-17562.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has rescinded its administrative review of the CV duty order on subject merchandise exported by 50 companies during the period 1 January through 31 December 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: Large residential washers, classified under HTSUS subheadings 8450.20.0040, 8450.20.0080, 8450.11.0040, 8450.11.0080, 8450.90.2000 and 8450.90.6000
Nature of Notice: Preliminary affirmative determination, partial preliminary affirmative determination of critical circumstances, and postponement of final determination in AD investigation A-570-033, effective 26 July 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-26/pdf/2016-17680.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has preliminarily established the following dumping margins for imports of subject merchandise during the period 1 April through 30 September 2015. The DOC will instruct CBP to begin collecting AD 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 an AD duty order and require AD cash deposits at the rates specified therein, which could be different from those set forth below.

ExporterManufacturerWeighted-Average
Dumping Margin
Nanjing LG-Panda Appliances Co. Ltd. / LG Electronics Inc.Nanjing LG-Panda Appliances Co. Ltd.49.88%
Suzhou Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. / Suzhou Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. – Export / Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.Suzhou Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. / Suzhou Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. – Export111.09%
China-wideChina-wide80.49%


The DOC has also preliminarily determined that critical circumstances do not exist for Nanjing LG-Panda Appliances Co. Ltd. but do exist with respect to Suzhou Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. / Suzhou Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. – Export and the China-wide entity. If the USITC’s final determination confirms that critical circumstances do indeed exist for these exporters, AD duties may be retroactively assessed up to 90 days before the date of publication of the DOC’s preliminary determination.
 
Finally, the DOC has extended the deadline for a final determination until 8 December.

Product: 1, 1, 1, 2-Tetrafluoroethane, classified under HTSUS subheading 2903.39.2020.
Nature of Notice: Postponement of preliminary determination in AD investigation A-570-044, effective 28 July 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-28/pdf/2016-17805.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has decided to postpone its preliminary determination in this investigation from 10 August to 29 September. The preliminary determination will indicate whether the DOC is likely to establish AD duties on imports of subject merchandise.

Product: Hydrofluorocarbon blends and components thereof, classified under HTSUS 2903.39.2035, 2903.39.2045, 3824.78.0020 and 3824.78.0050.
Nature of Notice: Correction to final affirmative determination in AD investigation A-570-028, effective 28 July 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-07-28/pdf/2016-17816.pdf)
Summary: The DOC on 29 June issued a final affirmative determination in its AD investigation of subject merchandise, where it inadvertently assigned a margin of 101.82 percent to the following exporter/producer combinations: (1) Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. and Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. and (2) Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. and Jiangsu Sanmei Chemicals Co. Ltd. However, the margin should have been assigned instead to the following exporter/producer combinations, among others: (1) Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Ind. Co. Ltd. and Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Ind. Co. Ltd. and (2) Zhejiang Sanmei Chemical Ind. Co. Ltd. and Jiangsu Sanmei Chemicals Co. Ltd.

Product: Glycine, classified under HTSUS subheading 2922.49.4020.
Nature of Notice: Initiation of sunset review of AD duty order A-570-836, effective 1 August 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-08-01/pdf/2016-18297.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has initiated a sunset review of the AD duty order on subject merchandise from mainland China. The review will result in either the revocation or continuation of the order.

Product: Lightweight thermal paper, classified under HTSUS subheadings 3703.10.60, 4811.59.20,
4811.90.8000, 4811.90.8030, 4811.90.8040, 4811.90.8050, 4811.90.9000, 4811.90.9030, 4811.90.9035, 4811.90.9050, 4811.90.9080, 4811.90.9090, 4820.10.20 and 4823.40.00.
Nature of Notice: Rescission of administrative review in CV investigation C-570-921, effective 2 August 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-08-02/pdf/2016-18302.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has rescinded its administrative review of the CV duty order on subject merchandise for the period 1 January through 31 December 2014 because there were no entries of subject goods exported by the companies for which a review was requested during this period. 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: Ammonium sulphate, classified under HTSUS subheading 3102.21.0000.
Nature of Notice: Postponement of preliminary determination in CV investigation C-570-050, effective 3 August 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-08-03/pdf/2016-18416.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has decided to postpone its preliminary determination in this investigation from 18 August to 24 October. The preliminary determination will indicate whether the DOC is likely to establish CV duties on imports of subject merchandise.

Product: Tapered roller bearings, finished or unfinished, classified under HTSUS subheadings 8482.20.00, 8482.91.0050, 8482.99.30, 8483.20.40, 8483.20.80, 8483.30.80, 8483.90.20, 8483.90.30, 8483.90.80, 8708.99.8015, and  8708.99.8080.
Nature of Notice: Initiation of new shipper review in AD investigation A-570-601, effective 3 August 2016.
Link: (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-08-03/pdf/2016-18402.pdf)
Summary: The DOC has initiated a new shipper review of subject merchandise produced and exported by Zhejiang Jingli Bearing Technology Co. Ltd. during the period 1 June 2015 through 31 May 2016. The review will indicate whether the DOC is likely to establish a separate AD rate for this company.

Content provided by Picture: HKTDC Research
Comments (0)
Shows local time in Hong Kong (GMT+8 hours)

HKTDC welcomes your views. Please stay on topic and be respectful of other readers.
Review our Comment Policy

*Add a comment (up to 5,000 characters)