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PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON CERTAIN NON-REFILLABLE STEEL CYLINDERS FROM CHINA

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): China; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): China II.  Product: The merchandise covered by these petitions is certain nonrefillable steel cylinders meeting the requirements of, or produced to meet the requirements of, U.S. Department of Transportation (“USDOT”) Specifications 39, Transport Canada Specification 39M, or United Nations pressure receptacle standard ISO 11118 […]

UPDATE: USTR ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL EXCLUSIONS GRANTED ON SEC. 301 LIST 4 PRODUCTS

On March 25, 2020, the U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) announced that 12 items will be excluded from the Section 301 trade remedies imposed on Chinese-origin products.   The newly announced exclusions all relate to items on China 301 List 4A (which is part of the $300 billion trade action) which, unless excluded, are currently subject to […]

USTR SOLICITING COMMENTS ON THE REMOVAL OF CHINA SEC. 301 DUTIES FROM ADDITIONAL MEDICAL-CARE PRODUCTS

In a March 23, 2020 notice, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (“USTR”) has solicited comments identifying additional medical-care items that should be excluded from China Section 301 tariffs in light of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. The comment period will remain open at least until June 25, 2020 (subject to potential extensions as […]

UPDATE: USTR ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL EXCLUSIONS GRANTED / MODIFICATIONS ON SEC. 301 LIST 3 PRODUCTS

On March 20, 2020, the U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) announced that 182 items will be excluded from the Section 301 trade remedies imposed on Chinese-origin products. In addition the scope of two existing exclusions is being modified.  The newly announced exclusions / modifications all relate to items on China 301 List 3 (which is part […]

GDLSK SECURES ITC NEGATIVE DETERMINATION IN FABRICATED STRUCTURAL STEEL FROM CHINA, CANADA, AND MEXICO

Today the International Trade Commission (ITC) published notice of its 3 – 2 vote on February 22, 2020, determining that the domestic fabricated structural steel industry was neither materially injured nor threatened with material injury by imports of Fabricated Structural Steel (FSS) from China, Canada, and Mexico: https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2020-03-20/pdf/2020-05845.pdf GDLSK attorneys represented Chinese producers and exporters of […]

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON CERTAIN VERTICAL SHAFT ENGINES BETWEEN 99CC AND UP TO 225CC AND PARTS THEREOF

I.  Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): China; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): China  II.  Product: The merchandise covered by this investigation consists of spark ignited, non-road, vertical shaft engines, whether finished or unfinished, whether assembled or unassembled, whether mounted or unmounted, primarily for walk-behind lawn mowers. Engines meeting this physical description may also be for other […]

USTR ANNOUNCES THE EXTENSION OF CERTAIN SOON TO EXPIRE CHINA SECTION 301 LIST 1 EXCLUSIONS

In a notice to be published in the Federal Register of March 19, 2020, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (“USTR”) announced extensions for certain soon to expire exclusions from the China 301 List 1 tariffs (the $34 billion trade action). To date, ten sets of exclusions have been issued in connection with […]

UPDATE: USTR ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST EXCLUSIONS GRANTED TO SEC. 301 LIST 4A PRODUCTS

On March 12, 2020, the U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) announced two new groups of exclusions from the Section 301 trade remedies imposed on Chinese-origin products.

PETITIONS FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ANTIDUMPING AND COUNTERVAILING DUTIES ON COMMON ALLOY ALUMINUM SHEET (“CAAS”)

I. Type of Action: Antidumping Duty (“AD”): Bahrain, Brazil, Croatia, Egypt, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Italy, Korea, Oman, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Taiwan, and Turkey; Countervailing Duty (“CVD”): Bahrain, Brazil, India, and Turkey II. Product Description: CAAS is a flat-rolled, sheet-gauge aluminum product that has a variety of uses depending upon the gauge, […]

UPDATE: USTR ANNOUNCES AN ADDITIONAL EXCLUSION GRANTED TO SEC. 301 LIST 2 PRODUCTS AND A TECHNICAL AMENDMENT TO A PREVIOUS EXCLUSION

On February 20, 2020, the U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) announced that an additional product description will be excluded from the Section 301 trade remedies imposed on Chinese-origin products. The newly announced exclusion relates to items on China 301 List 2 (the $16 billion trade action) which, unless excluded, are subject to an additional tariff of […]