On February 20, 2018, The Department of Commerce published in the Federal Register the Preliminary Determination in the LTFV investigation of cast iron soil pipe fittings from China. The mandatory respondents in this investigation are Shanxi Xuanshi Industrial Group Co. Ltd. (Xuanshi), Wor-Biz International Trading Co., Ltd. (Anhui) (Wor-Biz), Sibo International Limited (Sibo), and Kingway Pipe Co., Ltd. (Kingway).
Commerce finally determines that cast iron soil pipe fittings from China are being, or are likely to be, sold in the United States at LTFV, and that the following dumping margins exist:
Estimated weighted average dumping margin (percent)
Shanxi Xuanshi Industrial Group Co., Ltd
Wor-Biz Trading Co., Ltd (Anhui)
Shijiazhuang Asia Casting Co., Ltd
Shanxi Zhongrui Tianyue Trading Co., Ltd
Dalian Lino F.T.Z. Co., Ltd
Dinggin Hardware (Dalian) Co., Ltd
Dalian Metal I/E Co., Ltd
Qinshui Shunshida Casting Co., Ltd
Richang Qiaoshan Trade Co., Ltd
Hebei Metals & Engineering Products Trading Co., Ltd.
The China-Wide Entity includes Sibo and Kingway. For the final determination, Commerce continues to find that, in accordance with section 735(a)(3) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.206, critical circumstances exist with respect to imports of the subject merchandise from the China wide entity.