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596 - Grinding balls from China

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

Ferrous grinding balls, whether or not containing alloys, cast or forged, with diameters in the range 22mm to 170mm (inclusive).

The goods covered include all ferrous grinding balls, typically used for the comminution of metalliferous ores, meeting the above description of the goods regardless of the particular grade or alloy content.

Goods excluded include stainless steel balls, precision balls that have been machined and/or polished, and ball bearings.

Further information on the goods can be found in ADN 2022/003.

Case information


Jiangyin Xingcheng Magotteaux Steel Balls Co., Ltd   Tariff Classification

 7325.91.00 statistical code 26 

 7326.11.00 statistical code 29

 7326.90.90 statistical code 60

Review Period

1 January 2021 to 31 December 2021

Injury Examination Period


Contacts for this investigation

Case Manager:  Kathryn Marnell

T: +61 3 8539 2440

Fax: +61 3 8539 2499


Mailing address:

The Director - Investigations 2

Anti-Dumping Commission

GPO Box 2013



Key Dates

Initiation Date 18 February 2022 Initial submissions due 27 March 2022
Proposals to modify the proposed MCC structure due no later than ​ ​ ​27 March 2022
SEF* no later than 1 May 2023 SEF submissions due 20 days after publication of SEF
Final recommendation due no later than 15 June 2023 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: 27 March 2022
* Lodgement of Importer questionnaire is due by: Part A: 25 February 2022 Part B, C: 11 March 2022