24 Dec 2019
Following are summaries of current AD/CV actions targeting mainland Chinese manufacturers taken by the DOC.
Product: Silicon metal, classified under HTSUS subheadings 2804.61.00, 2804.69.10 and 2804.69.50.
Nature of Notice: Final rescission of administrative review in AD investigation A-570-806, effective 18 December 2019.
Summary: The DOC has rescinded its administrative review of subject merchandise exported by Yunnan Fuyang Trade Co. Ltd. during the period 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018 because that company did not make a bona fide sale during the review period. As a result, the cash deposit rate for subject merchandise from this company will continue to be the rate established in the most recently completed administrative review.
Product: Aluminium wire and cable, classified under HTSUS subheadings 8544.49.9000 and 8544.42.9090.
Nature of Notice: Issuance of AD and CV duty orders in investigations A-570-095 and C-570-096, effective 23 December 2019.
Summary: The DOC has issued AD and CV duty orders on subject merchandise based on the dumping margins and subsidy rates shown below.
|Exporter / Producer||Weighted-Average Dumping Margin||Cash Deposit Rate|
|Shanghai Silin Special Equipment Co. Ltd.||63.47%||52.79%|
|Hebei Huatong Wires and Cables Group Co. Ltd.||63.47%||52.79%|
|Separate rate companies||58.51%||47.83%|
|Exporter / Producer||Net Subsidy Rate|
|Shanghai Silin Special Equipment Co. Ltd.||165.63%|
|Changfeng Wire & Cable Co. Ltd.||33.44%|
|Shanghai Yang Pu Qu Gong||165.63%|
Product: Drawn stainless steel sinks, classified under HTSUS subheadings 7324.10.0000 and 7324.10.0010.
Nature of Notice: Preliminary results of, and preliminary determination of no shipments in, administrative review in AD investigation A-570-983, effective 26 December 2019.
Summary: The DOC has preliminarily established the following dumping margin for imports of subject merchandise during the period 1 April 2018 through 31 March 2019. If these results are finalised, CBP will assess AD duties on all appropriate entries using this rate, which will also be used to determine new AD cash deposit requirements.
|Exporter||Weighted-Average Dumping Margin|
|Jiangmen New Star Hi-Tech Enterprise Ltd.||1.78%|
The DOC has also preliminarily determined that Guangdong New Shichu Import and Export Company Limited and KaiPing Dawn Plumbing Products Inc. have not established their eligibility for a separate rate and are considered to be part of the China-wide entity. Additionally, because the following companies did not submit separate rate applications or certifications, the DOC has preliminarily determined that they are ineligible for a separate rate and are therefore part of the China-wide entity: B&R Industries Limited, Feidong Import and Export Co. Ltd., Guangdong G-Top Import & Export Co. Ltd., Jiangmen Pioneer Import & Export Co. Ltd., Ningbo Afa Kitchen and Bath Co. Ltd., Xinhe Stainless Steel Products Co. Ltd., Yuyao Afa Kitchenware Co. Ltd. and Zhongshan Superte Kitchenware Co. Ltd. Finally, Zhuhai Kohler Kitchen & Bathroom Products Co. Ltd. failed to respond to a supplemental separate rate questionnaire and has also been found to be ineligible for a separate rate.