ADD / CVD Q&A

  • ADD/CVD risk, initial review and assessment

    QUESTION: My company believes that there is dumping into the US of product that directly competes with the US domestic industry and our US manufacturing.  Before we spend money on attorney fees to preliminarily determine if there is a matter that could be affirmed by the USITC and DOC, can the membership help me out […]

  • Anti-Dumping Case number research tools

    QUESTION: I do not have access to ACE  Portal : Does anyone know of a way to search an Anti-dumping case number and see if it is still active and what the current duty rate is? My specific case number is A-583-844-001 – Manufacturer – Dear Year –  ADD case Narrow Woven Ribbon with Woven […]

  • ADD

    QUESTION: We are shipping wooden bed from CN-US , Invoice value is 50 on this 25% additional duty is there according to chapter 99 code- This is also subject to Anti-dumping i.e 210.01% Can someone help me how the ADD will be calculated – Shall we need to add first 25% in 50$ then on […]

  • ADD

    QUESTION: We are shipping wooden bed from CN-US , Invoice value is 50 on this 25% additional duty is there according to chapter 99 code- This is also subject to Anti-dumping i.e 210.01% Can someone help me how the ADD will be calculated – Shall we need to add first 25% in 50$ then on […]

  • ADD/CVD on South African steel

    QUESTION: Does ADD/CVD apply to South African origin cold-rolled steel sheets under HS 7219.13.00.02?  And if imported into Canada to be annealed, pickled and slit before being exported to the US will it be subject to ADD/CVD? ============ Answer: First make sure you have the correct classification.  You state the product is cold-rolled steel sheets, […]

  • ADD FOR RUSSIAN GOODS

    QUESTION: Can the membership help me understand if there are anti-dumping duties in place for Russia for a particular commodity, Can the duties be eliminated if first exported to Canada and subsequently exported to the US. Does the origin of the commodity dictate the duty vs the path it takes to get to the U.S. […]

  • AD/CVD RATES

    QUESTION: I’m struggling to understand why any anti-dumping or countervailing duty orders would have cash deposit rates where the “All Others” rate is lower than the company specific rates.  I thought that having an “All Others” rate higher than the company specific rates was motivation for companies abroad to answer the questionnaires and provide the […]

  • AD/CVD CN MANUFACTURER REVIEW PROCESS ISSUES

    QUESTION: Has anyone in the membership been advised by a Chinese manufacturer that if they participate in an AD/CVD review and complete the required ITA Quantity & Value Questionnaire that they will be subject to increased scrutiny by the Chinese or Hong Kong Governments?  Would the manufacturer/export be subject to a 3% export charge per […]

  • ADD/CVD question

    QUESTION: Before engaging a law firm to start the exploration of a possible ADD/CVD matter, what can a harmed US importer do to determine if dumping is in fact occurring? What is the best data to use? Where can that data be located as publicly available? Best first steps before legal fees? ========== Answers: Invest […]

  • AD/CVD ON STEEL

    QUESTION: Would we still be subject to the same ADD/CVD if the material was imported from another country, such as Japan, South Korea, or India. The material is stainless steel, 436L 2.5 mm and 2.00 mm thick sheets. I need to understand if this material is subject to ADD/CVD for other countries than China and […]

  • AD/CVD RECORDKEEPING

    OT Fact Sheet: Origin Certification Requirements QUESTION: We are conducing a review of our recordkeeping policy and I cannot find anywhere in 19CFR§ 163.4 that requires any different recordkeeping for AD/CVD entries. We have always used the assumption that we should keep for 5 years from liquidation for AD/CVD entries but it seems that’s incorrect […]

  • ADD SPECIFIC PRODUCER

    QUESTION: On antidumping orders, there are often producer-specific rates in addition to the country-wide rate.  More specifically, the AD order may include specific Exporter and Producer relationships that provide specific rates separate from the country-wide rate. For example, an AD case might indicate: Exporter: Acme Bag Company LTD Producer: Acme Manufacturing and Co. Cash Deposit […]