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AD/CV Notices

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

Product: Circular welded austenitic stainless pressure pipe, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7306.61.5000 and 7306.61.7060.

Nature of Notice: Upcoming sunset review of AD duty order A-570-930 and CV duty 0rder C-570-931.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-01/pdf/2019-08823.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has announced that a sunset review of the AD and CV duty orders on subject merchandise will be initiated in June. The review will result in either the revocation or continuation of the orders.

Product: Glycine, classified under HTSUS subheadings 2922.49.4300 and 2922.49.8000.

Nature of Notice: Final affirmative determination in CV investigation C-570-081, effective 1 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-01/pdf/2019-08826.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has established the following subsidy rates for imports of subject merchandise. If the USITC issues a final affirmative injury determination in this case, the DOC will issue a CV duty order and instruct CBP to collect CV cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at the following rates.

Company
Subsidy Rate  
JC Chemicals Limited144.01%
Sigmachem Corp.144.01%
China-wide144.01%

 

Product: Various products.

Nature of Notice: Initiation of sunset reviews of AD duty orders A-570-914, A-570-929 and A-570-990 and CV duty order C-570-915,  effective 1 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-01/pdf/2019-08825.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has initiated separate sunset reviews of the AD and CV duty orders on light-walled rectangular pipe and tube as well as the AD duty orders on pre-stressed concrete steel rail tie and small diameter graphite electrodes from mainland China. The reviews will result in either the revocation or continuation of the orders.

Product: Various products.

Nature of Notice: Opportunity to request administrative reviews of AD/CV duty orders, effective 1 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-01/pdf/2019-08824.pdf)

Summary: Each year during the anniversary month of the publication of an AD/CV duty order, finding or suspension of investigation, an interested party may request that the DOC conduct an administrative review of that particular action. The DOC is now giving interested parties the opportunity to request, by 31 May, administrative reviews of the AD duty orders on the following products from mainland China for the period 1 May 2018 through 30 April 2019: 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphoshonic acid (A-570-045); aluminium extrusions (A-570-967); circular welded carbon quality steel line pipe (A-570-935); citric acid and citrate salt (A-570-937); iron construction castings (A-570-502); oil country tubular goods (A-570-943); polyethylene terephthalate resin (A-570-024); pure magnesium (A-570-832); and stilbenic optical brightening agents (A-570-972).  Parties may also request a review of the AD duty order on carton-closing staples (A-570-055) for the period 3 November 2017 through 30 April 2018 as well as the CV duty orders on 1-hydroxyethylidene-1, 1-diphoshonic acid (C-570-046), aluminium extrusions (C-570-968), citric acid and citrate salt (C-570-938) and polyethylene terephthalate resin (C-570-025) for the period 1 January through 31 December 2018. These reviews could result in (a) revised AD/CV duty assessments for entries of subject merchandise made during the period of review and (b) revised AD/CV duty cash deposit rates for entries made after completion of the reviews.

Product: Steel wire garment hangers, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7326.20.0020 and 7323.99.9060.

Nature of Notice: Partial rescission of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-918, effective 1 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-01/pdf/2019-08827.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has rescinded based on the timely withdrawal of the review request its administrative review of subject merchandise exported by Hangzhou Qingqing Mechanical Co. Ltd. and Hangzhou Yingqing Material Co. Ltd. during the period 1 October 2017 through 30 September 2018. 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: Various products.

Nature of Notice: Initiation of administrative reviews of AD/CV duty orders, effective 2 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-02/pdf/2019-08945.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has initiated separate administrative reviews of the following AD duty orders for the period 1 February 2018 through 31 January 2019: certain frozen warmwater shrimp (A-570-893), crystalline silicon photovoltaic products (A-570-010), small diameter graphite electrodes (A-570-929), uncovered innerspring units (A-570-928) and utility scale wind towers (A-570-981). The DOC has also launched reviews of the AD duty order on multi-layered wood flooring (A-570-970) for the period 1 December 2017 through 30 November 2018, the CV duty order on tool chests and cabinets (C-570-057) for the period 15 September 2017 through 31 December 2018 (C-570-057), the CV duty order on cold-drawn mechanical tubing (C-570-059) for the period 25 September 2017 through 31 December 2018, the CV duty order on hardwood plywood products (C-570-052) for the period 25 April 2017 through 31 December 2018, and the CV duty orders on  crystalline silicon photovoltaic products (C-570-011) and utility scale wind towers (C-570-982) for the period 1 January through 31 December 2018. These reviews are scheduled to be completed by 29 February 2020 and could result in (a) revised AD/CV duty assessments for entries of subject merchandise made during the applicable period of review and (b) revised AD/CV duty cash deposit rates for entries made after completion of the review.

Product: Cast iron soil pipe, classified under HTSUS subheading 7303.00.0030.

Nature of Notice: Issuance of CV duty order in investigation C-570-080, effective 3 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-03/pdf/2019-09067.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has issued a CV duty order on subject merchandise based on the subsidy rates shown below.

Company
Subsidy Rate  
Kingway Pipe Co. Ltd.109.27%
Yuncheng Jiangxian Economic Development Zone HengTong Casting Co. Ltd.14.69%
China-wide14.69%

 

Product: Cast iron soil pipe, classified under HTSUS subheading 7303.00.0030.

Nature of Notice: Issuance of AD duty order in investigation A-570-079, effective 3 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-03/pdf/2019-09068.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has issued an AD duty order on subject merchandise based on the dumping margins shown below.

ExporterProducerWeighted-Average Dumping Margin  
Yucheng Jiangxian Economic Development Zone HengTong Casting Co. Ltd.Yucheng Jiangxian Economic Development Zone HengTong Casting Co. Ltd.235.93%
Wu’An Yongtian Casting Co. Ltd.Dalian Lino F.T.Z. Co. Ltd.235.93%
Yangcheng County Huawang Universal Spun Cast Pipe FoundryDalian Lino F.T.Z. Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Dalian Metal I/E Co. Ltd.235.93%
Wu’an Yongtian Casting Co. Ltd.Dalian Metal I/E Co. Ltd.235.93%
Zezhou Golden Autumn Foundry Co. Ltd.Dalian Metal I/E Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Dinggin Hardware (Dalian) Co. Ltd.235.93%
Wu’an Kerui xin Machinery Manufacturing Co. Ltd.Dinggin Hardware (Dalian) Co. Ltd.235.93%
Wu’an Yongtian Casting Co. Ltd.Dinggin Hardware (Dalian) Co. Ltd.235.93%
Wuan City Feixiang Metal Product Co. Ltd.Dinggin Hardware (Dalian) Co. Ltd.235.93%
DingXiang County YuTai Casting-Forging Co. Ltd.Hebei Metals & Engineering Products Trading Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Hebei Metals & Engineering Products Trading Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Kingway Pipe Co. Ltd.235.93%
Zezhou Golden Autumn Foundry Co. Ltd.Kingway Pipe Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Shanxi Chen Xin Da Castings & Forgings Co. Ltd.235.93%
Shanxi Xuanshi Industrial Group Co. Ltd.Shanxi Xuanshi Industrial Group Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Shanxi Zhongrui Tianyue Trading Co. Ltd.235.93%
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co. Ltd.Terrifour (Dalian) Trading Co. Ltd.235.93%
Shanxi Chengda Special Forging Co. Ltd.Terrifour (Dalian) Trading Co. Ltd.235.93%
Wuan City Feixiang Metal Product Co. Ltd.Wuan City Feixiang Metal Product Co. Ltd.235.93%
Zezhou Golden Autumn Foundry Co. Ltd.Zezhou Golden Autumn Foundry Co. Ltd.235.93%
China-wideChina-wide235.93%

 

Product: Diamond sawblades and parts thereof, classified under HTSUS subheadings 6804.21.0000,  8202.39.0000 and 8206.00.0000.

Nature of Notice: Initiation of anti-circumvention inquiry in AD investigation A-570-900, effective 3 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-03/pdf/2019-09066.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has initiated an inquiry to determine whether certain imports of diamond sawblades and parts thereof comprised of cores and segments produced in mainland China and joined into finished diamond sawblades in, and exported from, Canada are circumventing the AD duty order on subject merchandise.

Product: Polyester textured yarn, classified under HTSUS subheadings 5402.33.3000 and 5402.33.6000.

Nature of Notice: Preliminary affirmative determination and alignment of final AD and CV determinations in CV investigation C-570-098, effective 3 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-03/pdf/2019-09065.pdf)

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.

Company
Subsidy Rate  
Fujian Billion Polymerization Fiber Technology Industrial Co. Ltd.32.04%
Suzhou Shenghong Fiber Co. Ltd.459.98%
Suzhou Shenghong Garmant Development Co.459.98%
China-wide32.04%

 

The DOC has also aligned the final determinations in the AD and CV investigations of subject merchandise so that they are both issued on 9 September.

Product: Aluminium extrusions, classified under HTSUS subheadings 9031.90.90.95, 7610.10.00, 7610.90.00, 7615.10.30, 7615.10.71, 7615.10.91, 7615.19.10, 7615.19.30, 7615.19.50, 7615.19.70, 7615.19.90, 7615.20.00, 7616.99.10, 7616.99.50, 8479.89.98, 8479.90.94, 8513.90.20, 9403.10.00, 9403.20.00, 7604.21.00.00, 7604.29.10.00, 7604.29.3010, 7604.29.3050, 7604.29.5030, 7604.29.5060, 7608.20.0030, 7608.20.0090, 8302.10.3000, 8302.10.6030, 8302.10.6060, 8302.10.6090, 8302.20.0000, 8302.30.3010, 8302.30.3060, 8302.41.3000, 8302.41.6015, 8302.41.6045, 8302.41.6050, 8302.41.6080, 8302.42.3010, 8302.42.3015, 8302.42.3065, 8302.49.6035, 8302.49.6045, 8302.49.6055, 8302.49.6085, 8302.50.0000, 8302.60.9000, 8305.10.0050, 8306.30.0000, 8418.99.8005, 8418.99.8050, 8418.99.8060, 8419.90.1000, 8422.90.0640, 8479.90.8500, 8486.90.0000, 8487.90.0080, 8503.00.9520, 8515.90.2000, 8516.90.5000, 8516.90.8050, 8708.80.6590, 9401.90.5081, 9403.90.1040, 9403.90.1050, 9403.90.1085, 9403.90.2540, 9403.90.2580, 9403.90.4005, 9403.90.4010, 9403.90.4060, 9403.90.5005, 9403.90.5010, 9403.90.5080, 9403.90.6005, 9403.90.6010, 9403.90.6080, 9403.90.7005, 9403.90.7010, 9403.90.7080, 9403.90.8010, 9403.90.8015, 9403.90.8020, 9403.90.8030, 9403.90.8041, 9403.90.8051, 9403.90.8061, 9506.51.4000, 9506.51.6000, 9506.59.4040, 9506.70.2090, 9506.91.0010, 9506.91.0020, 9506.91.0030, 9506.99.0510, 9506.99.0520, 9506.99.0530, 9506.99.1500, 9506.99.2000, 9506.99.2580, 9506.99.2800, 9506.99.5500, 9506.99.6080, 9507.30.2000, 9507.30.4000, 9507.30.6000, 9507.90.6000, 9603.90.8050, 7610.10, 7610.90, 7615.19, 7615.20, 7616.99, 8418.99.8050 and 8418.99.8060.

Nature of Notice: Initiation of anti-circumvention and scope inquiries in AD investigation A-570-967 and CV investigation C-570-968, effective 6 May 2019.

Link: (https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-05-06/pdf/2019-09214.pdf)

Summary: The DOC has initiated an inquiry to determine whether imports of aluminium jalousie shutters that are processed in the Dominican Republic from window frame extrusions produced in mainland China are circumventing the AD and CV duty orders on subject merchandise form the mainland. The DOC has also self-initiated scope inquiries to determine whether the aluminium jalousie shutters are subject to the AD and CV duty orders.

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