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Review - Dumping and Subsidisation

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 2019/096 below.

Case information


Commonwealth Steel Company Pty Ltd

trading as Molycop (Molycop)

Tariff Classification
7325.91.00 (statistical code 26)
7326.11.00 (statistical code 29)
7326.90.90 (statistical code 60)
Investigation Period1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019Injury Examination Period
Contacts for this investigationCase Manager:

Tel:  +61 3 8539 2408
Fax: +61 3 8539 2499

Mailing address:The Director - Investigations 1
Anti-Dumping Commission
GPO Box 2013
Canberra ACT 2601​


Key Dates
Initiation Date 22 July 2019Initial submissions due28 August 2019
Application/Submission to extend review to include revocation ​ ​ ​​28 August 2019
SEF* no later than9 November 2019SEF submissions due20 days after publication of SEF
Final recommendation due no later than24 December 2019   Minister's decision expectedWithin 30 days of receiving the recommendation
*SEF - Statement of Essential Facts  


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