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Investigation - Dumping

Aluminium micro-extrusions from China

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

Aluminium micro-extrusions, in the form of hollow profiles, weighing less than 200 grams per metre (<0.2kg/m) in length, whether or not alloyed, mill finish, powder coated, anodised, or further coated.

Further information

Examples of hollow aluminium micro-extrusions in end use applications include flyscreen frame profiles (as used for domestic window flyscreens) and tubes (as used for television aerials).

Aluminium micro-extrusions are typically made from aluminium alloys 6060, 6063, 6005 and 6106. The temper of the alloy is typically T5, although some T6 may also be used in micro-extrusion production.

Solid aluminium micro-extrusions (including angles, rectangles, solid rounds and squares) are not covered by this application.

Further information on whether goods are included or excluded can be found in the initiation ADN (linked below).

Case information
Applicant Aluminium Shapemakers Pty Ltd Tariff Classification

7604.10.00 (statistical code 6)

7604.21.00 (statistical code 7, 8)

7604.29.00 (statistical code 9, 10)

7608.10.00 (statistical code 9)

7608.20.00 (statistical code 10)

7610.10.00 (statistical code 12)

7610.90.00 (statistical code 13) 

Investigation Period 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019 Injury Examination Period From 1 January 2016
Contacts for this investigation

Case Manager:

Tel: +61 3 9268 7969
Fax: +61 3 8539 2499


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


Key Dates
Initiation Date 17 February 2020 Initial submissions due 25 March 2020
PAD* earliest date 17 April 2020 If a PAD is not made, a Day 60 Status Report will be published on this day
SEF** no later than 06 June 2020 SEF submissions due 20 days after publication of SEF
Final recommendation due no later than 21 July 2020 Minister's decision expected Within 30 days of receiving the recommendation

*PAD - Preliminary Affirmative Determination

**SEF - Statement of Essential Facts



Importer  Questionnaire  Questionnaire Spreadsheet


​ Questionnaire Spreadsheet

Government of China Questionnaire Questionnaire Spreadsheet

*Lodgement of exporter questionnaire's are due by 25 March 2020


Public Record

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

Electronic Public Records

No. Document type Title Date published
6 Submission 16/03/2020

5 Submission 13/03/2020

4 File Note 11/03/2020

3 Notice - ADN 17/02/2020

2 Report 17/02/2020

1 Application 17/02/2020

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No.: 2
Document type: Report
Date published: 17/02/2020