Inception date: 06 Jan 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On April 8, 2016 a coalition of three firms (ArcelorMittal USA LLC, Nucor Corporation, and SSAB Enterprises, LLC) filed a petition seeking the imposition of anti-dumping duties on imports of carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate from Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, Taiwan, and Turkey.
On May 20, 2016 the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) determined that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of these imports.
On September 16, 2016, Commerce announced its affirmative preliminary determinations in the anti-dumping duty investigations of imports from Brazil, South Africa, and Turkey.
On January 18, 2017, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative final determinations in the anti-dumping duty and countervailing duty investigations of imports from China.

On March 30, 2017 the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative final dumping determinations for Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan.On August 5, 2016, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative final determinations in the AD investigations of imports from Australia, Brazil, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, Turkey, and the United Kingdom, and the CVD investigations of imports of hot-rolled steel from Brazil, Korea, and Turkey.

 

On January 6, 2017 the USITC reached final affirmative injury determinations for imports from all three countries. As a result of this determination, the AD orders will be imposed.

 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 06 Jan 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-subsidy

On April 8, 2016 a coalition of three firms (ArcelorMittal USA LLC, Nucor Corporation, and SSAB Enterprises, LLC) filed a petition seeking the imposition of countervailing duties on imports of carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate from China and Korea.
On May 20, 2016 the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) determined that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of these imports.
On September 7, 2016, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative preliminary determination in the countervailing duty investigation of imports from China and its negative preliminary determination in the investigation of imports from Korea.
On January 18, 2017, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative final determinations in the countervailing duty investigation of imports 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 carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate 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.