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567 - Hollow structural sections from Korea

Exported by: HiSteel Co Ltd

The goods the subject of the application (the goods) are:

Certain electric resistance welded pipe and tube made of carbon steel, comprising circular and non-circular hollow sections in galvanised and non-galvanised finishes. The goods are normally referred to as either CHS (circular hollow sections) or RHS (rectangular or square hollow sections).  The goods are collectively referred to as HSS (hollow structural sections).  Finish types for the goods include inline galvanised (ILG), pre-galvanised, hot-dipped galvanised (HDG) and non-galvanised HSS.

Sizes of the goods are, for circular products, those exceeding 21 millimetres (mm) up to and including 165.1 mm in outside diameter and, for oval, square and rectangular products those with a perimeter up to and including 1277.3 mm.  Categories of HSS excluded from the goods are conveyor tube; precision RHS with a nominal thickness of less than 1.6 mm and air heater tubes to Australian Standard (AS) 2556.

Further information on whether goods are included or excluded can be found in the initiation ADN (linked below).

Case information

HiSteel Co Ltd

Tariff Classification

7306.30.00 (statistical codes 31,32,33,34,35,36,37)

7306.61.00 (statistical codes 21,22,25)

7306.69.00 (statistical codes 10)

7306.90.00 (statistical codes 12)

Investigation Period 1 October 2019 to 30 September 2020 Injury Examination Period 1 October 2016 - 30 September 2020
Contacts for this investigation

Case Manager:

Tel: +61 3 8539 2441
Fax: +61 3 8539 2499


Mailing address: The Director - Investigations 1
Anti-Dumping Commission
GPO Box 2013
Canberra ACT 2601
Key Dates
Initiation Date 1 October 2020 Initial submissions due 7 November 2020
Proposals to modify the proposed MCC structure due no later than 7 November 2020
SEF* no later than 23 February 2021 SEF submissions due 20 days after publication of SEF
Final recommendation due no later than 9 April 2021 Minister's decision expected Within 30 days of receiving the recommendation

*SEF - Statement of Essential Facts




 Questionnaire Spreadsheet

Importer**  Questionnaire  Questionnaire Spreadsheet
​​*Lodgement of exporter questionnaire's are due by 7 November 2020
**Lodgement of importer questionnaire due by: Part A 8 October 2020; Part B,C 7 November 2020