Dumping: AD1408 / 4214-47
Subsidy: CVD143 / 4218-44

Large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe
Notice of Preliminary Determinations

On June 22, 2016, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), pursuant to subsection 38(1) of the Special Import Measures Act (SIMA), made preliminary determinations of dumping with respect to certain welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe (large line pipe) originating in or exported from the People's Republic of China (China) and Japan, and subsidizing of large line pipe from China.

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

Note that these HS codes are 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 June 22, 2016.

Additional information about the investigations will be available in a Statement of Reasons that will be available within 15 days on the CBSA's website at www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/sima.

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-fra.html.

Officers' names and contact information:

  • Wayne Tian: 613-946-2574
  • Laura Fast: 613-954-7370


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

Exporter Estimated Margin of Dumping* Estimated Amount of Subsidy* Total Provisional Duties Payable*
All exporters 96.7% 30.3% 127%
Marubeni-Itochu Steel Inc. 20.1% N/A 20.1%
Metal One Corporation 46.2% N/A 46.2%
Sumitomo Corporation 43.0% N/A 43.0%
All other exporters 96.7% N/A 96.7%

* As a percentage of export price.

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