ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Oct 2009

In October 2009, the United States initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of seamless refined copper pipe and tube from China and Mexico.  In November 2010, a definitive duty was imposed. In October 2015, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended in December 2016. In October 2021, a sunset review was initiated.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

US Federal Register Vol. 74, No. 206, 27 October 2009 (74 FR 55194):
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2009-10-27/pdf/E9-25855.pdf

US Federal Register Vol. 75, No. 224, 22 November 2010 (75 FR 71070):
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2010-11-22/pdf/FR-2010-11-22.pdf

US Federal Register Vol. 80, No. 190, 1 October 2015 (80 FR 59186):
https://www.usitc.gov/trade_remedy/731_ad_701_cvd/investigations/2015/SRC%20pipe%20and%20tube%20from%20China%20and%20Mexico/Adequacy/15-59186.pdf

US Federal Register Vol. 81, No. 245, 21 December 2016 (81 FR 93664):
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2016-12-21/pdf/2016-30653.pdf

US Federal Register Vol. 86, No. 189, 4 October 2021 (86 FR 54678):
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2021-10-04/pdf/2021-21537.pdf

Inception date: 12 May 2010 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On 27 October 2009, the United States International Trade Administration initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of seamless refined copper pipe and tube from China and Mexico. The products subject to investigation are classified under HS code subheadings 7411.10.1030, 7411.10.1090, 7407.10.1500, 7419.99.5050, 8415.90.8065 and 8415.90.8085. The investigation follows the application lodged on 30 September 2009 by Cerro Flow Products Inc., KobeWieland Copper Products LLC, Mueller Copper Tube Products Inc. and Mueller Copper Tube Company Inc.

On 22 November 2010, the United States International Trade Administration imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of seamless refined copper pipe and tube from China and Mexico. The duty on imports from China ranges from 24.89% to 27.16%. The duty on imports from Mexico ranges from 11.25% to 60.85%. 

On 1 October 2015, the United States International Trade Administration initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China and Mexico.

On 21 December 2016, issued a notice extending the definitive duty imposed on imports of seamless refined copper pipe and tube from China and Mexico following the conclusion of the sunset review. 

On 4 October 2021, the United States International Trade Administration initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China and Mexico.

AFFECTED SECTORS