The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) voted in late June to continue the existing countervailing duty order on circular welded pipe and tube from Turkey; the existing antidumping duty orders on circular welded pipe and tube from Brazil, India, Korea, Mexico, Taiwan, Thailand, and Turkey; and the existing antidumping duty order on light-walled rectangular pipe and tube from Taiwan.
The existing order on light-walled rectangular pipe and tube from Argentina will be revoked.
The action comes under the five-year (sunset) review process required by the Uruguay Round Agreements Act. The Commission's public report,Certain Pipe and Tube from Argentina, Brazil, India, Korea, Mexico, Taiwan, Thailand, and Turkey (Inv. Nos. 701-TA-253 and 731-TA-132, 252, 271, 409-410, 532-534, and 536 (Second Review), USITC Publication 3867, July 2006, will contain the views of the Commission and information developed during the reviews.
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ITC Extends Pipe Duties
August 15, 2006