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568 - Chrome bar from Romania

The goods subject to the anti-dumping measures and this inquiry are:

Chromium plated circular solid steel bars (chrome bars) that have all of the following characteristics:

  • circular cross section;
  • made from alloy or non-alloy steel bar;
  • chrome plating of any thickness;
  • lengths not greater than 8 metres; and
  • diameters in the range 18 mm to 170 mm.

The applicant provided further details as follows:

Minimal prior or subsequent processing such as cutting, drilling or painting does not exclude chrome bars in the dimensions described above from coverage of the application. The goods include:

  • chrome bars manufactured using steel bars that are quenched and tempered, otherwise heat treated or induction hardened; and
  • chrome bars manufactured using the following grades of steel bars (and any equivalent or materially similar international grades):
    • SAE/AISI 1045; and
    • SAE/AISI 4140.

Further information on the goods can be found in ADN 2020/137 below

Case information
Milltech Pty Limited Tariff Classification

7215.50.90 (statistical code 54)

7215.90.00 (statistical code 55)

7228.30.10 (statistical code 70)

7228.50.00 (statistical code 54)

7228.60.10 (statistical code 72)

7228.60.90 (statistical code 55)

Investigation Period 1 October 2019 to 30 September 2020 Injury Examination Period N/A
Contacts for this investigation Case Manager:

Tel: +61 3 8539 2438

Fax: +61 3 8539 2499

Mailing address: ​The Director - Investigations 1

Anti-Dumping Commission

GPO Box 2013

Canberra ACT 2601

Key Dates

Initiation Date 02 December 2020 Initial submissions due 08 January 2021
Proposals to modify the proposed MCC structure due no later than ​08 January 2021
SEF* no later than 9 June 2021 SEF submissions due 29 June 2021
Final recommendation due no later than 30 July 2021 Minister's decision expected Within 30 days of receiving the recommendation

*SEF - Statement of Essential Facts  




Questionnaire Spreadsheet



Questionnaire Spreadsheet
Lodgement of Exporter questionnaire is due by: 08 January 2021
Lodgement of Importer questionnaire is due by: Part A: 16 December 2020 Part B, C: 08 January 2021

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