21 Oct 2016
Miscellaneous Latin American AD Actions on Mainland Chinese Products
Mexico Issues AD Duty Oder on Aluminium Cooking Ware
Mexico’s Ministry of Economy has issued an antidumping duty order for a period of five years on mainland Chinese aluminium cooking ware classified under HTSMX 7615.10.99. Imports of subject merchandise with a price below US$10.6 per kilogramme will be subject to an AD duty of US$5.65/kg if exported by Zhejiang Sanhe Kitchenware Co. Ltd. or US$7.73/kg if exported by any other supplier. Imports of subject merchandise with a price of US$10.6/kg or higher will not be subject to any measures.
Brazil Amends AD Duty Order on Coated PVC
MDIC has amended its final affirmative determination in the AD investigation of mainland Chinese polyvinyl chloride with coated textile reinforcement on both sides classified under NCM 3921.90.19. As a result, the AD duties in place on subject merchandise have been modified as shown below.
|Producer / Exporter||Average-Weighted|
|Haining Fuxing Compound New Material Co. Ltd.||US$2.31/tonne||US$2.11/tonne|
|Shanghai Nar Industrial Co. Ltd.||US$2.15/tonne||US$1.95/tonne|
|Zhejiang Ganglong New Material Co. Ltd.||US$2.16/tonne||US$1.97/tonne|
|Zhejiang Hailide New Material Co. Ltd.||US$2.02/tonne||US$1.80/tonne|
|Casio Electronics Shenzhen Co. Ltd., Ellevision Inc., Fujian Sijia Industrial Material Co. Ltd., Goldensign International Technology Co. Ltd., Haining Bloom Advance Tarpaulin Material Co. Ltd., Haining Flex Trading Co. Ltd., Haining Hongyuan Technical Textiles Co. Ltd., Haining Jinda Coating Co. Ltd., Haining Ruifeng Plastic Co. Ltd., Hangzhou Daily Houseware Products Co. Ltd., Hangzhou H.D.L. New Material Co. Ltd., Hangzhou Hongze New Material Co. Ltd., Hangzhou Soyang Technologies Co. Ltd., Haning Huazhiyang Home Textile Co. Ltd., Hdl Corp Hangzhou Haidelong Import And Export Co. Ltd., Hebei Runlin International Trading Ltd., Hebei Yuxin Industry & Trade Co. Ltd., Heytex Technical Textiles (Zhangjiagang) Co. Ltd., Hf Industrial Limited, Hua De Sock Industry Co. Ltd., Ji Angsu Dahai Plastic Co. Ltd., Jiangyin City Jewei Plastic Co Ltd., Jiangyin Nanwei International Trade Co. Ltd., Kr Flex Industrial Co. Ltd., Ningbo Yinzhou Sicol Sign Materials Co. Ltd., Ningbo Yuanyuan Co. Ltd., Oriency Sign Technology Industry Co. Ltd., Prime Sign International Limited, Qianhong Ad. Material Co. Ltd., S&D Industry Co. Ltd., Shanghai Foreign Trade Enterprises Pudong Co. Ltd., Shanghai Asianen Export And Import Co. Ltd., Shanghai Jahwa Import & Export Co. Ltd., Shanghai Lanquan Plastic Products Co. Ltd., Shanghai Textile Raw Materials Corporation, Shanghai Unisign Industrial Material Co. Ltd., Shaoxing Zhanzhan Import And Export Co. Ltd., Signstar International Industrial Limited, Suntarget New Material Ltd., Tongxiang Saier Import & Export Co. Ltd., Tongxiang Zhenxing Industrial Fabric Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Wisdom Hero Industry Co. Ltd., Wonpoong China (Zhejiang) Specialty Textiles Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Botai Plastic Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Hongshida New Material Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Huasheng Warpknitting New Materials Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Huifeng Import & Export Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Huifeng New Materials Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Jinda New Material Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Liyuan Digital Technological Materials Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Minglong Import & Export Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Minglong Plastic Cement Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Msd New Material Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Msd Trade Co. Ltd., Zhejiang S&F Foreign Trade Co. Ltd., Zhejiang Tianxing Technical Textiles Co. Ltd. and Zhejiang Yuli Plastic Co. Ltd.||US$2.12/tonne||US$1.91/tonne|
Brazil Maintains AD Duties on PVC Resins
Brazilian authorities have decided to maintain the AD duties in place on mainland Chinese polyvinyl chloride resins classified under NCM 3904.10.10. Earlier this year, MDIC established a technical working group to assess whether this order should be suspended or modified for public interest reasons. Imports of subject merchandise currently face a 21.6 percent AD duty.
Brazil Will Not Modify AD Duties on Nylon Yarn
Brazil determined at the conclusion of a public interest review of the AD duty order on nylon filament yarn classified under NCM 5402.31.11, 5402.31.19 and 5402.45.20 from mainland China not to rescind or modify the AD measures in place on subject merchandise. As a result, subject merchandise will continue to be subject AD measures ranging from US$334.78 to US$2,409.11 per tonne.
Kart Shoes Covered by Brazil’s AD Duty Order on Footwear
MDIC has determined that kart shoes made from chamois or micro-fibre are covered by the AD duty order on mainland Chinese footwear of headings 6402 through 6405 (with the exception of certain excluded items). Imports of subject merchandise will therefore be subject to an AD duty of US$10.22 per pair.
Brazil Extends Deadline for Final AD Determination on Certain Steel Flat Bars
Brazilian authorities recently extended for a period of up to eight months, from 21 October 2016 to 21 June 2017, the deadline to issue a final determination in their AD investigation of certain alloy steel flat bars, other than of high-speed steel, of a thickness of at least 4.5 mm but not more than 60 mm and a width of at least 50 mm but not more than 150 mm, classified under NCM 7228.30.00, from mainland China. Brazilian authorities preliminarily determined that there is no causal link between dumped imports of subject merchandise and injury to a domestic industry.
Colombia Begins AD Sunset Review on Steel Casing and Tubing
Colombia has launched a sunset review of the AD duty order on certain stainless steel casing and tubing classified under HTSCO 7304.29.0000 from mainland China. Imports of subject merchandise have been subject to a minimum FOB price of US$1,913.92 per tonne since January 2012. While imports of lower-valued goods are allowed, importers are required to guarantee payment of the difference in each of those circumstances.