Staples – AD/CVD Determination

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The Dept. of Commerce has determined that anti-dumping applies toChinese collated staples, typically classified 8305.20.0000. Furthermore, a determination of critical circumstances also applies, meaning the case will be retroactive to 90 days prior to publication in the Federal Register (which occurred on Jan. 08, 2020.)  Anti-Dumping Case# A570-112-000  Cash Deposit Rate 291.1% effective 10/10/19 Federal […]

Mattresses – Anti-Dumping (China)

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The Dept. of Commerce has found that anti-dumping duty applies to Chinese mattresses, typically classified in headings 9404.21 & 9404.29. Anti-Dumping Case# A570-092 General Rate  1731.75% Effective Date 05/28/19 Note that CBP considers the actual entry date, not the date of importation (I.T. date), nor any other date, to govern applicability of AD/CVD assessments. Questions? […]

TSCA Title VI Certifications – Formaldehyde & Composite Wood Products

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Effective Mar. 22nd, 2019, an ACE PGA message set for TSCA certification will be required for entry of all products which contain composite wood components. The covered material includes: Hardwood plywood Particleboard Medium-density fiberboard (MDF) The imported products must bear a label of compliance, and the importer must adhere to certain specific requirements (see below). […]

Rubber Bands – AD/CVD determinations on Chinese product

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The Dept. of Commerce has found that anti-dumping duty applies to Chinese rubber bands, typically classified 4016.99.3510. Anti-Dumping Case# A570-069-000 General Rate  27.27% Effective Date 06/08/18 Note that CBP considers the actual entry date, not the date of importation (I.T. date), nor any other date, to govern applicability of AD/CVD assessments. Questions? Refer to the […]

Quartz – AD/CVD determinations

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The Dept. of Commerce has found that anti-dumping & countervailing duty applies to Chinese quartz, typically classified 6810.99.0010. Anti-Dumping Case# A570-084-000 General Rate 314.10% Effective Date 08/22/18 (announced 11/20/18, but effective 90 days retroactively) Countervailing Case# C570-085-000 General Rate 34.38% Effective Date 09/21/18 Countervailing Case Terminated Effective 01/19/19 (see below) 05/01/19   Petition filed for […]