Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods

Notice of Preliminary Decisions

On December 3, 2014, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) pursuant to subsection 38(1) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA) made a preliminary determination of dumping with respect to certain oil country tubular goods originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Vietnam, and made a preliminary determination of subsidizing in respect to certain oil country tubular goods originating in or exported from India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Ukraine and Vietnam.

On the same date the President, pursuant to paragraph 35(2)(a) of the SIMA, terminated the subsidy investigation in respect of the above mentioned goods from the Republic of Korea and Turkey.

The goods in question are usually classified under the following Harmonized System classification numbers:

  • 7304.29.00.11
  • 7304.29.00.19
  • 7304.29.00.21
  • 7304.29.00.29
  • 7304.29.00.31
  • 7304.29.00.39
  • 7304.29.00.41
  • 7304.29.00.49
  • 7304.29.00.51
  • 7304.29.00.59
  • 7304.29.00.61
  • 7304.29.00.69
  • 7304.29.00.71
  • 7304.29.00.79
  • 7306.29.00.11
  • 7306.29.00.19
  • 7306.29.00.21
  • 7306.29.00.29
  • 7306.29.00.31
  • 7306.29.00.39
  • 7306.29.00.41
  • 7306.29.00.49
  • 7304.39.00.10
  • 7304.59.00.10
  • 7306.30.00.29
  • 7306.30.00.39
  • 7306.50.00.90
  • 7306.90.00.10
  • 7306.90.00.20

Note that this listing of HS codes is for convenience of reference only.  Refer to the product definition for authoritative details regarding the subject goods.

Provisional duties will now be payable on the subject goods that are released from customs on or after December 3, 2014.

Additional information about these investigations is contained in a Statement of Reasons, which will be available within 15 days on the CBSA’s Web site: www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/sima-lmsi/menu-eng.html.

For additional information regarding the application of provisional duties on subject goods imported into Canada, please refer to the following link which contains contact information of CBSA Enforcement officers: www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/sima-lmsi/contact-eng.html#a_4_3.

Investigations Contacts:

Vera Hutzuliak
613-954-0689

Barbara Chouinard
613-954-7399

Jason Huang
613-954-7388

Fax: 613-948-4844

Email: simaregistry-depotlmsi@cbsa-asfc.gc.ca


Estimated margins of dumping, estimated amount of subsidy, and provisional duties by exporter

Chinese Taipei

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
Chung Hung Steel Corporation 2.6% N/A 2.6%
Tension Steel Industries Co., Ltd. 3.7% N/A 3.7%
All Other Exporters 53.2% N/A 53.2%

India

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
GVN Fuels Limited 0.0% 2.2% 2.2%
Jindal Saw Limited 0.0% 7.9% 7.9%
All Other Exporters 53.2% 40.8% 94.0%

Indonesia

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
P.T. Citra Tubindo Tbk 24.3% 1.8% 26.1%
Petro Amigos Supply Incorporated (USA) 0.8% 1.4% 2.2%
All Other Exporters 53.2% 17.3% 70.5%

Republic of Korea

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
Daewoo International Corporation 53.2% 0.1% 53.2%**
Hyundai Hysco Co., Ltd. 5.2% 0.3% 5.2%**
Nexteel Co., Ltd. 53.2% 0.1% 53.2%**
SeAH Steel Corporation 2.0% 0.1% 2.0%**
PanMeridian Tubular (USA) 0.0% 0.1% 0.0%**
All Other Exporters 53.2% 0.7% 53.2%**

Philippines

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
HLD Clark Steel Pipe Co., Inc. 0.0% 2.3% 2.3%
All Other Exporters 53.2% 5.7% 58.9%

Thailand

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
Thai Oil Pipe Co., Ltd. 15.3% 4.1% 19.4%
All Other Exporters 53.2% 13.0% 66.2%

Turkey

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
Borusan Mannesmann Boru Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. 0.0% 0.5% 0.0%**
IMCO International Inc. 29.4% 0.4% 29.4%**
All Other Exporters 53.2% 5.0% 53.2%**

Ukraine

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
North American Interpipe Inc. (USA) 8.7% 9.9% 18.6%
All Other Exporters 53.2% 9.9% 63.1%

Vietnam

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Provisional Duty Payable*
All Exporters 53.2% 19.0% 72.2%

* As a % of export price.

** Provisional duty based on estimated margin of dumping only as subsidy investigation concerning OCTG from the Republic of Korea and Turkey has been terminated.

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