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EPR 221 - Wind towers from China, Korea

Goods covered by the application

Wind towers, whether or not tapered, and sections thereof (whether exported assembled or unassembled), and whether or not including an embed being a tower foundation section.

Wind towers are designed to support the nacelle (an enclosure for an engine) and rotor blades for use in wind turbines that have electrical power generation capacities equal to or in excess of 1.00 megawatt (MW) and with a minimum height of 50 metres measured from the base of the tower to the bottom of the nacelle (i.e. where the top of the tower and nacelle are joined) when fully assembled.

Goods specifically excluded from the scope are nacelles and rotor blades, regardless of whether they are attached to the wind tower. Also excluded are any internal or external components which are not attached to the wind towers or sections thereof.

Case information


Case type

Dumping investigation

Initiation date

28 August 2013


Haywards Steel Fabrication & Construction and Keppel Prince Engineering Pty Ltd

Tariff classification

Various, according to the actual goods imported, including:

7308.20.00, statistical code 02

7308.90.00, statistical code 49

8502.31.10, statistical code 31

8502.31.90, statistical code 32

There may be other tariff classifications that apply to the goods under investigation.

Please see ADN 2013/68 for further information.

Investigation period for dumping

1 January 2012 to 30 June 2013

Injury examination period

From 1 January 2008

Public record documents

The public record EPR 221 includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters.

Key dates




Initial submissions due

7 October 2013


Preliminary affirmative determination (PAD) earliest date

27 October 2013


Statement of essential facts (SEF) no later than

4 February 2014


Submissions to SEF due

20 days after publication of the SEF


Final recommendation to the Minister no later than

21 March 2014


Minister's decision expected within

30 days of receiving the recommendation

Decision made

Contacts for this investigation

Case manager: Tel +61 2 6245 5434

Fax: +61 2 6275 6990


Mailing address:

The Director

Operations 1

Anti-Dumping Commission

5 Constitution Avenue


Electronic Public Records

EPR number Document type Title Date
41 Notice - ADN
40 Report
39 Submission
38 Submission
37 Submission
36 Submission
35 Submission
34 Submission
33 Submission
32 Verification Report
31 Report
30 Submission
29 Submission
28 Submission
27 Submission
26 Verification Report
25 Submission
24 Verification Report
23 Submission
22 Letter
21 Submission
20 Verification Report
19 Notice - ADN
18 Report
17 Notice - ADN
16 Submission
15 Verification Report
14 Verification Report
13 Questionnaire
12 Letter
11 Other
10 Submission
9 Questionnaire
8 Submission
7 Submission
6 Letter
5 Letter
4 Submission
3 Notice - ADN
2 Report
1 Application