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EPR 359 - Hot rolled structural steel sections from Taiwan

Goods covered by the application

The goods subject to anti-dumping measures, in the form of a dumping duty notice,

Hot rolled structural steel sections in the following shapes and sizes, whether or not containing alloys:

  • universal beams (I sections), of a height greater than 130mm and less than 650mm;
  • universal columns and universal bearing piles (H sections), of a height greater than 130mm and less than 650mm;
  • channels (U sections and C sections) of a height greater than 130mm and less than 400mm; and
  • equal and unequal angles (L sections), with a combined leg length of greater than 200mm.

Sections and/or shapes in the dimensions described above, that have minimal processing, such as cutting, drilling or painting do not exclude the goods from coverage of the application.

Goods excluded from this application are:

  • hot rolled 'T' shaped sections, sheet pile sections and hot rolled merchant bar shaped sections, such as rounds, squares, flats, hexagons, sleepers and rails; and
  • sections manufactured from welded plate (e.g. welded beams and welded columns).
Case Information  
Case Type Accelerated Review
Lodgement Date 9 June 2016
Applicant Dragon Steel Corporation
Tariff Classification 7216.31.00 (statistical code 30)7216.32.00 (statistical code 31)7216.33.00 (statistical code 32)7216.40.00 (statistical code 33)7228.70.00 (statistical code 11 and 12)

Public Record Documents

Public record EPR 359 includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters

Key Dates

Event Date Status
Initial Submission Due Not applicable Closed
Final Recommendation to the Parliamentary Secretary 16 September 2016 Made
Parliamentary Secretary's Decision Due 30 days after Published

Contacts for this Investigation

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Anti-Dumping Commission

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Melbourne VIC 3001

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