U.S - Anti-dumping measures on Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe (CWP)

25/11/2015 12:00 - 1494 total view

This was an anti-dumping <span style="background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">duty investigation of&nbsp;Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe imported from Pakistan, Oman, Philippines, UAE (United Arb Emirates), and Vietnam, initiated by the Department of Commerce of United States on November 18, 2015</span><br /> <strong><span style="border:1pt none windowtext;padding:0cm;background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">1. Petitioner:</span></strong>&nbsp;Bull Moose Tube Company (Chesterfield, MO), EXLTUBE (N. Kansas City, MO), Wheatland Tube (Chicago, IL), and Western Tube &amp; Conduit (Long Beach, CA)<br /> <br /> <strong><span style="border:1pt none windowtext;padding:0cm;background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">2. Product under investigation:&nbsp;</span></strong>Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Steel Pipe<br /> <strong><span style="border:1pt none windowtext;padding:0cm;background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">3.</span></strong>&nbsp;<strong><span style="border:1pt none windowtext;padding:0cm;background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">Product Classification:</span></strong><span style="background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">&nbsp;HS number: </span>7306.19.1010, 7306.19.1050, 7306.19.5110, 7306.19.5150, 7306.30.1000, 7306.30.5015, 7306.30.5020, 7306.30.5025, 7306.30.5032, 7306.50.5030, 7306.30.5040, 7306.30.5055, 7306.30.5085, 7306.30.5090, 7306.50.1000, 7306.50.5050, and 7306.50.5070<br /> <strong><span style="border:1pt none windowtext;padding:0cm;background-image:initial;background-attachment:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial;">4. Alledged dumping margins:</span></strong> <table border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse:collapse;border:none;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #5B9BD5 1.0pt;border-right:none;background:#5B9BD5;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>Country</strong></td> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #5B9BD5 1.0pt;border-left:none;background:#5B9BD5;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>Dumping Margin</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">Pakistan</td> <td style="width:319px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">11.80</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">Oman</td> <td style="width:319px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">98.87 - 105.58</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">Philippines</td> <td style="width:319px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">21.86</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">United Arab Emirates</td> <td style="width:319px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">47.06 - 54.27</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:319px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>Vietnam</strong></td> <td style="width:319px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>113.18 </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <strong>5. Case calendar:</strong> <table border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:623px;border-collapse:collapse;border:none;" width="623"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #5B9BD5 1.0pt;border-right:none;background:#5B9BD5;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>Event</strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #5B9BD5 1.0pt;border-left:none;background:#5B9BD5;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>AD Investigations</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>Petitions Filed </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">October 28, 2015</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>DOC Initiation Date </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">November 17, 2015</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>ITC Preliminary Determinations* </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">December 14, 2015&dagger;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>DOC Preliminary Determinations </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">April 5, 2016</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>DOC Final Determinations </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">June 20, 2016&dagger;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>ITC Final Determinations** </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">August 3, 2016</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width:312px;border:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-top:none;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;"><strong>Issuance of Orders*** </strong></td> <td style="width:312px;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;border-right:solid #9CC2E5 1.0pt;background:#DEEAF6;padding:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt;vertical-align:top;">August 10, 2016</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <span style="font-size:12px;">NOTE: Commerce preliminary and final determination deadlines are governed by statute.&nbsp; For CVD investigations, the deadlines are set forth in sections 703(b) and 705(a)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act).&nbsp; For AD investigations, the deadlines are set forth in sections 733(b) and 735(a) of the Act.&nbsp; These deadlines may be extended under certain circumstances.<br /> &dagger;Where the deadline falls on a weekend/holiday, the appropriate date is the next business day.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br /> * If the ITC makes negative preliminary determinations of injury, the investigations are terminated.<br /> **This will take place only in the event of final affirmative determinations from Commerce.<br /> ***This will take place only in the event of final affirmative determinations from Commerce and the ITC.&nbsp;</span> <div style="text-align: right;"><em>&nbsp;Source: WTO Center - VCCI</em></div> &nbsp;