Russia: EC investigating ferrosilicon supplies

The European Commission has started another investigation of ferrosilicon imports from China and Russia. The previous antidumping duties, imposed in April 2014, have expired. The initiative to start a new investigation came from Euroalliages. The association believes that the cancellation of duties will result in new dumping deliveries and damages to the European companies. Duties…

EAEU: another investigation on Ukrainian rolls started

The Department of the domestic market protection of the Eurasian Economic Commission has initiated another antidumping investigation of the delivery of forged steel rolls for metal-rolling mills originating from Ukraine. The investigation has been initiated because the antidumping measures have expired. The basis for the investigation is that in January-September 2018 deliveries of Ukrainian rolls…

Ukraine: metal makers expecting import duties on Russian and Chinese galvanized metal

Ukrainian manufacturers of galvanized rolled metal await the implementation of the preliminary protective measures on the import of these products from China and Russia. According to the executive director of the Ukrainian Center of Steel Construction, Vyacheslav Kolesnik, in August-September 2018 the imports of Chinese galvanized metal reached their peak, but after that dropped sharply.…

Ukraine: metal companies waiting for Russian and Chinese galvanized metal duties

Ukrainian galvanized metal manufacturers have been harmed by the increase in imports from China and Russia. According to Metinvest Holding marketing director Roman Kurashev, unless state authorities take measures, the situation could worsen. “Following the protective measures taken by Europe, US, Canada and Turkey, we expect a considerable increase of imports from China and Russia,…

Ukraine: US prolongs ferrosilicomanganese antidumping duties

The Department of Trade has decided to prolong the antidumping duties on ferrosilicomanganese from Ukraine.

The duty is prolonged for 5 more years.

The size of the duty is 163%.

This was the fourth 5-year review of the duty since 1994. (Ukrainian metal)

EEU: duty on Interpipe pipes retained

The department for the protection of the local market of the Eurasian Economic Commission has completed another antidumping investigation as to some types of steel pipes, manufactured by Interpipe (Ukraine). The investigation has been initiated to review individual antidumping duties because of new circumstances. Following the investigation the commission did not support changing the antidumping…

Ukraine: Brazil to review plate duty

The government of Brazil has started reviewing the antidumping duty on plate steel from Ukraine, China, South Korea and the Republic of South Africa. The term of the current duties expires in October. But they will still be valid until a new decision. The decision has to be taken within 10 months, though the government…

Ukraine: antidumping investigation on Russian and Chinese rolled metal with coating started

The Interdepartmental commission on international trade has started an antidumping investigation on the import of some types of rolled metal with corrosion-resistant coating from Russia and China. According to the commission, the metal could have been supplied at dumping prices, damaging local manufacturers. In particular, in 2015-2017 imports from Russia and China grew by 51%.…

Ukraine: EU prolongs pipe antidumping measures

European Commission has prolonged the antidumping duties on the import of seamless pipes from Ukraine.

The duty for Dnepropetrovsk Pipe Works is 12.5%, while for Interpipe – 13.8%.

At the same time the Russian pipe manufacturers have been more severely hit.

The duty for them is 24.1% for ChTPZ and 28.7% for TMK. (Ukrainian metal)

EEU: stainless steel pipes from China to remain under import duties

The Eurasian Economic Committee suggests prolonging the current antidumping duties against Chinese seamless pipes of stainless steel for 5 more years. The duties target seamless, cold-drawn or cold-rolled ferrous pipes, tubes and hollow sections of corrosion-resistant steel manufactured by Chinese companies and imported to the territory of the EEU from China and Malaysia. The current…