Anti-Dumping Alert: Carbon Steel Welded Pipe 3: Dumping (Pakistan, Philippines, Turkey, and Vietnam)

Carbon Steel Welded Pipe 3: Dumping (Pakistan, Philippines, Turkey, and Vietnam)

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The CBSA has made its final determination of dumping with respect of certain carbon steel welded pipe from Pakistan, the Philippines, Turkey and Vietnam.

The goods in question are usually classified under the following tariff classification numbers:

  • 7306.30.00.10
  • 7306.30.00.20
  • 7306.30.00.30

The margins of dumping are as follows:

Exporter Weighted average margin of dumping expressed as a percentage of export price
Pakistan
All Exporters 66.8%
Philippines
HLD Clark Steel Pipe Co., Inc. 18.1%
All Other Exporters 66.8%
Turkey
Borusan Mannesmann Boru Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. 3.3%
Cayirova Boru ve Sanayi Ticaret A.S 8.8%
Erbosan Erciyas Boru Sanayii ve Ticaret A.S. 0.6%Footnote1
All Other Exporters 45.8%
Vietnam
Hoa Phat Steel Pipe Company Ltd. 4.9%
SeAH Steel Vina Corporation 3.0%
State Pipe and Supply Inc. 26.1%
All Other Exporters 54.2%

The full statement of reasons can be found here.

CITT:

The CITT determined that the dumping of the above-mentioned goods has caused injury or retardation or is threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.

The full decision can be found here.

The CBSA Investigation:

On July 20, 2018, the CBSA initiated an investigation respecting the alleged dumping of certain carbon steel welded pipe from Pakistan, the Philippines, Turkey and Vietnam.  The investigation follows a complaint filed by Novamerican Steel Inc.

The goods in question are normally classified under the following tariff classification numbers:

  • 7306.30.00.10;
  • 7306.30.00.20; and
  • 7306.30.00.30.

The subject goods are defined in the Complaint as:

Carbon steel welded pipe, commonly identified as standard pipe, in the normal size range from ½ inch up to and including 6 inches (12.7mm to 168.3mm in outside diameter) inclusive, in various forms and finishes usually supplied to meet ASTM A53, ASTM A135, ASTM A252, ASTM A589, ASTM A795, ASTM F1083 or Commercial Quality, or AWWA C200-97 or equivalent specifications, including water well casing, piling pipe, sprinkler pipe and fencing pipe, but excluding oil and gas line pipe made to API specifications exclusively, originating in or exported from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Republic of the Philippines, the Republic of Turkey and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

For the full list of documents filed with the CBSA so far, click here.

Stay Tuned…

We will be providing updates on this blog as they become available.

John Reiterowski, DS Lawyers Canada, LLP

jreiterowski@dsavocats.ca

DS Customs & Trade team located in Paris, Brussels, Montreal, Toronto, Lima, Singapore, Vietnam, Beijing, Guangzhou, Dakar and Cotonou is at your disposal to provide you with additional information.

CONTACT US:

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