Precision pipe and tube steel from China, Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam
The goods the subject of the application (the goods) are:
Certain electric resistance welded pipe and tube made of carbon steel, whether or not including alloys, comprising circular, rectangular and square hollow sections in metallic coated and non-metallic coated finishes. Metallic finish types for the goods include galvanised and aluminised. Non-metallic finishes include hot-rolled and cold-rolled.
Sizes of the goods are, for circular products, those equal to or less than 21 millimetre (“mm”) in outside diameter. Also included are air heater tubes to Australian Standard (AS) 2556, up to and including 101.6 mm outside diameter. For rectangular and square products, those with a thickness of less than 1.6 mm (being a perimeter up to and including 260 mm).
Included within the goods are end-configurations such as plain, square-faced and other (e.g. threaded, swaged and shouldered).
The goods include all electric resistance welded pipe and tube made of steel meeting the above description of the goods (and inclusions), including whether the pipe or tube meets a specific structural standard or is used in structural applications.
Oval and other shaped hollow sections which are not circular, rectangular or square, are excluded from the goods.
Further information on the goods can be found in the initiation ADN below