15 Oct 2019
Following are summaries of current AD/CV actions targeting mainland Chinese manufacturers taken by the DOC.
Product: Certain tool chests and cabinets, classified under HTSUS subheadings 9403.20.0021, 9403.20.0026, 9403.20.0030, 9403.20.0080, 9403.20.0090, 7326.90.8688 and 7326.90.3500.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary results of administrative review in CV investigation C-570-057, effective 9 October 2019.
Summary: The DOC has preliminarily established the following subsidy rates for imports of subject merchandise during the period 15 September 2017 through 31 December 2019. If these results are finalised, CBP will assess CV duties on all appropriate entries using these rates, which will also be used to determine new CV cash deposit requirements.
|Company||Subsidy Rate 2017||Subsidy Rate 2018|
|Zhongshan Geelong Manufacturing Co. Ltd.||1.27%||1.15%|
Product: Certain cased pencils, classified under HTSUS subheading 9609.10.00.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary results and partial rescission of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-827, effective 10 October 2019.
Summary: In its review of subject merchandise for the period 1 December 2017 through 30 November 2018, the DOC has preliminarily determined that Fila Dixon Stationery (Kunshan) Co. Ltd. is not eligible for a separate rate and therefore remains part of the China-wide entity, subject to a 114.90 percent rate. Additionally, the review has been rescinded with respect to the following companies based on the timely withdrawal of the review requests: Shandong Rongxin Import & Export Co. Ltd., Wah Yuen Stationery Co. Ltd. and Shandong Wah Yuen Stationery Co. Ltd. (collectively known as the Wah Yuen Companies), as well as Tianjin Tonghe Stationery Co. Ltd., Ningbo Homey Union Co. Ltd. and Orient International Shanghai Foreign Trade Co. Ltd.
Product: Wooden bedroom furniture, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7009.92.1000, 7009.92.5000, 9403.20.0018, 9403.50.9041, 9403.50.9042, 9403.50.9045, 9403.50.9080 and 9403.60.8081.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary results and partial rescission of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-890, effective 10 October 2019.
Summary: In its review of subject merchandise for the period 1 January through 31 December 2018, the DOC has preliminarily determined that the following companies or producer/exporter combinations had no shipments of subject merchandise during the review period: (1) Eurosa (Kunshan) Co. Ltd. and Eurosa Furniture Co. (PTE) Ltd.; (2) Shenyang Shining Dongxing Furniture Co. Ltd.; (3) Sunforce Furniture (Hui -Yang) Co. Ltd., Sun Fung Wooden Factory, Sun Fung Co., Shin Feng Furniture Co. Ltd. and Stupendous International Co. Ltd.; and (4) Yeh Brothers World Trade Inc. The DOC has also rescinded based on the timely withdrawal of the review requests its review of all other companies for which a review was requested.
Product: Certain hardwood plywood products, classified under HTSUS subheadings 4412.10.0500, 4412.31.0520, 4412.31.0540, 4412.31.0560, 4412.31.0620, 4412.31.0640, 4412.31.0660, 4412.31.2510, 4412.31.2520, 4412.31.2610, 4412.31.2620, 4412.31.4040, 4412.31.4050, 4412.31.4060, 4412.31.4075, 4412.31.4080, 4412.31.4140, 4412.31.4150, 4412.31.4160, 4412.31.4180, 4412.31.5125, 4412.31.5135, 4412.31.5155, 4412.31.5165, 4412.31.5175, 4412.31.5235, 4412.31.5255, 4412.31.5265, 4412.31.5275, 4412.31.6000, 4412.31.6100, 4412.31.9100, 4412.31.9200, 4412.32.0520, 4412.32.0540, 4412.32.0565, 4412.32.0570, 4412.32.0620, 4412.32.0640, 4412.32.0670, 4412.32.2510, 4412.32.2525, 4412.32.2530, 4412.32.2610, 4412.32.2630, 4412.32.3125, 4412.32.3135, 4412.32.3155, 4412.32.3165, 4412.32.3175, 4412.32.3185, 4412.32.3235, 4412.32.3255, 4412.32.3265, 4412.32.3275, 4412.32.3285, 4412.32.5600, 4412.32.3235, 4412.32.3255, 4412.32.3265, 4412.32.3275, 4412.32.3285, 4412.32.5700, 4412.94.1030, 4412.94.1050, 4412.94.3105, 4412.94.3111, 4412.94.3121, 4412.94.3141, 4412.94.3161, 4412.94.3175, 4412.94.4100, 4412.99.0600, 4412.99.1020, 4412.99.1030, 4412.99.1040, 4412.99.3110, 4412.99.3120, 4412.99.3130, 4412.99.3140, 4412.99.3150, 4412.99.3160, 4412.99.3170, 4412.99.4100, 4412.99.5115 and 4412.99.5710, 4412.99.6000, 4412.99.7000, 4412.99.8000, 4412.99.9000, 4412.10.9000, 4412.94.5100, 4412.94.9500 and 4412.99.9500.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary results and partial rescission of administrative review in CV investigation C-570-052, effective 11 October 2019.
Summary: The DOC has preliminarily established the following subsidy rates for imports of subject merchandise during the period 25 April 2017 through 31 December 2018. If these results are finalised, CBP will assess CV duties on all appropriate entries using these rates, which will also be used to determine new CV cash deposit requirements.
|Zhejiang Dehua TB Import & Export Co. Ltd.||194.90%|
|Jiangsu High Hope Arser Co. Ltd.||194.90%|
The DOC has also rescinded its review of Linyi Celtic and preliminarily rescinded its review of the following companies for which U.S. Customs and Border Protection data showed no reviewable entries: Happy Wood Industrial Group Co. Ltd., Jiangsu Sunwell Cabinetry Co. Ltd., Linyi Bomei Furniture Co. Ltd., Pingyi Jinniu Wood Co. Ltd., Qingdao Top P&Q International Corp., SAICG International Trading Co. Ltd., Shandong Huaxin Jiasheng Wood Co. Ltd., Shandong Jinhua International Trading Co. Ltd. and Xuzhou Amish Import & Export Co. Ltd.
Product: Vertical metal file cabinets, classified under HTSUS subheadings 9403.10.0020, 9403.10.0040, 9403.20.0080 and 9403.20.0090.
Nature of Notice: Final affirmative determinations in AD investigation A-570-0110 and CV investigation C-570-111.
Summary: The DOC has established the following dumping margins and subsidy rates for imports of subject merchandise. If the USITC issues a final affirmative injury determination in this case, the DOC will issue AD and CV duty orders and instruct CBP to collect AD/CV cash deposits on imports of subject merchandise at the following rates.
|Exporter / Producer||Weighted-Average Dumping Margin|
|Exporter / Producer||Net Subsidy Rate|