14 Aug 2018
Miscellaneous Canadian and Latin American AD Actions on Mainland Chinese Products
Canada Renews AD Duty Order on Hot-Rolled Steel Plate
The Canadian International Trade Tribunal has issued a final affirmative injury determination in its expiry review of the antidumping duty order on mainland Chinese hot-rolled carbon steel plate and high‑strength low-alloy plate not further manufactured than hot-rolled, heat-treated or not, in cut lengths, in widths from 24 inches (+/‑ 610 mm) to 152 inches (+/- 3,860 mm) inclusive, and thicknesses from 0.187 inches (+/‑ 4.75 mm) to 4.0 inches (+/- 101.6 mm) inclusive, but excluding plate for use in the manufacture of pipe and tube (also known as skelp), plate in coil form, plate having a rolled, raised figure at regular intervals on the surface (also known as floor plate), and plate produced to American Society for Testing and Materials specifications A515 and A516M/A516, grade 70 (also known as pressure vessel quality plate) in thicknesses greater than 3.125 inches (+/- 79.3 mm). Imports of subject merchandise are classified under HTSCA 7208.51.0010, 7208.51.0091, 7208.51.0092, 7208.51.0093, 7208.51.0094, 7208.51.0095, 7208.52.0010, 7208.52.0091, 7208.52.0092, 7208.52.0093 and 7208.52.0096. As a result, this order will be renewed for an additional five years.
Brazil Amends Terms of Price Agreement for Imported Citric Acid and Certain Citrate Salts
Brazil recently amended the terms of the price agreement for imports of mainland Chinese citric acid and certain citrate salts classified under NCM 2918.14.00 and 2918.15.00 from certain companies. Specifically, the new minimum CIF price under this price agreement has been set at US$1,127.26 per tonne effective 18 August.