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PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON OIL COUNTRY TUBULAR GOODS FROM ARGENTINA, MEXICO, RUSSIA, AND SOUTH KOREA

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): Argentina,  Mexico, and Russia; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): Russia, and South Korea II.  Product: The proposed scope of these investigations is as follows: The merchandise covered by the investigation is certain oil country tubular goods (OCTG), which are hollow steel products of circular cross-section, including oil well casing and […]

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES: CERTAIN FREIGHT RAIL COUPLER SYSTEMS AND COMPONENTS THEREOF FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”) and Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): People’s Republic of China II.  Product: The scope of the imported merchandise that Petitioners intend to cover in this investigation is: The scope of this investigation covers certain freight rail car coupler systems and components thereof. Subject freight rail car coupler systems are composed […]

CUSTOMS VALUATION 1-DAY VIRTUAL COURSE

Erik Smithweiss will be conducting a full day Customs Valuation Virtual Course for the Foreign Trade Association. This course is intended for compliance professionals with responsibility for U.S. and/or global customs compliance, and for management with finance responsibilities.  The course will provide an in-depth review of the rules for customs valuation used in WTO member […]

CIT INVALIDATES EXPEDITED CVD REVIEW OF SOFTWOOD LUMBER FROM CANADA

The U.S. Court of International Trade (“CIT”) on August 18, 2021, invalidated the 2019 U.S. Department of Commerce (“DOC”) expedited countervailing duty (“CVD”) review of softwood lumber from Canada in Committee Overseeing Action for Lumber International Trade Investigations or Negotiations v. United States.  In result, DOC is scheduled to publish notice in the Federal Register […]

BUYING DDP – UNDERSTANDING AND MANAGING THE COMPLIANCE RISKS

Erik Smithweiss, a partner resident in the Los Angeles office of GDLSK, will be conducting a webinar for the Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association (LACBFFA) on Thursday, August 12, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PDT on the topic of Buying DDP – Understanding and Managing the Compliance Risks.  Companies often […]

PETITION FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING DUTIES ON ACRYLONITRILE-BUTADIENE RUBBER FROM FRANCE, MEXICO, AND SOUTH KOREA

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): France, Mexico, And South Korea II.  Product: The product covered by this investigation is commonly referred to as acrylonitrile butadiene rubber or nitrile rubber (“NBR”). NBR is a synthetic rubber produced by the emulsion polymerization of butadiene and acrylonitrile with or without the incorporation of a third component […]

PETITION FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING DUTIES ON RAW HONEY FROM ARGENTINA, BRAZIL, INDIA, UKRAINE, AND THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): Argentina, Brazil, India, Ukraine, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam II.  Product: The scope of the imported merchandise that Petitioners intend to cover in this investigation is: The merchandise covered by these petitions is raw honey. Raw honey is honey as it exists in the beehive or as […]

WEBINAR – FIRST SALE VALUATION AND THE MEYER DECISION

Erik Smithweiss will be conducting a webinar for the Foreign Trade Association on First Sale Valuation on April 21, 2021.  The webinar will address the impact of the recent U.S. Court of International Trade decision in Meyer Corp. United States, Slip Op. 21-26, as well as recent CBP rulings, on the continued use of first […]

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON ORGANIC SOYBEAN MEAL FROM INDIA

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): India ; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): India II.  Proposed Scope of the Investigation: The merchandise subject to the petition is certain certified organic soybean meal. Certified organic soybean meal can consist of ground soybean cake, ground soybean chips, and/or ground soybean flakes, with or without oil residues. Soybean cake […]

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON CERTAIN WALK-BEHIND SNOW THROWERS AND PARTS THEREOF FROM THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”):  China; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): China II. Product: The merchandise covered by this investigation consists of gas-powered, walk-behind snow throwers (also known as snow blowers), which are snow moving machines that are powered by internal combustion engines and primarily pedestrian-controlled. The scope of the investigation covers certain snow throwers, […]