INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
12 Feb 2016 Initiation

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 03 Mar 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On February 12, 2016 a coalition of four companies (AK Steel Corporation, Allegheny Ludium, LLC, North American Stainless, and Outokumpu Stainless USA LLC) filed a petition seeking anti-dumping and countervailing duties on stainless steel sheet and strip from China. The U.S. International Trade Commission reached an affirmative decision in it preliminary injury determination on March 25, 2016.
On July 12, 2016, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative preliminary determination in the countervailing duty investigation; on September 12, 2016 it announced an affirmative preliminary determination in the anti-dumping investigation.
On February 2, 2017, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative final determinations in the anti-dumping duty and countervailing duty investigations of imports of stainless steel sheet and strip from China.
On March 3, 2017 the U.S. International Trade Commission determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of stainless steel sheet and strip from China. As a result of the USITC's affirmative determinations, Commerce will issue anti-dumping and countervailing duty orders on imports of this product from China.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

412 Products of iron or steel
7219 Flatrolled products of stainless steel, of a width of 600 mm or more.
721913 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
721914 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
721923 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
721924 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
721932 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
721933 Of a thickness exceeding 1 mm but less than 3 mm
721934 Of a thickness of 0.5 mm or more but not exceeding 1 mm
721935 Of a thickness of less than 0.5 mm
721990 Other
7220 Flatrolled products of stainless steel, of a width of less than 600 mm.
722012 Of a thickness of less than 4.75 mm
722020 Not further worked than coldrolled (coldreduced)
722090 Other

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