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    The People's Republic of China  steel threaded rod   Steel Threaded Rod from China

Case Number:   A-570-932

Anniversary Month: April


Combinations of Exporter & Producer listed below -- 55.16%
PRC-Wide Rate
(all others) 216.00%


The merchandise covered by this
order is steel threaded rod. Steel
threaded rod is certain threaded rod,
bar, or studs, of carbon quality steel,
having a solid, circular cross section, of
any diameter, in any straight length, that
have been forged, turned, cold–drawn,
cold–rolled, machine straightened, or
otherwise cold–finished, and into which
threaded grooves have been applied. In
addition, the steel threaded rod, bar, or
studs subject to this order are non–
headed and threaded along greater than
25 percent of their total length. A
variety of finishes or coatings, such as
plain oil finish as a temporary rust
protectant, zinc coating (i.e., galvanized,
whether by electroplating or hot–
dipping), paint, and other similar
finishes and coatings, may be applied to
the merchandise.

Included in the scope of this order are
steel threaded rod, bar, or studs, in
which: (1) iron predominates, by
weight, over each of the other contained
elements; (2) the carbon content is 2
percent or less, by weight; and (3) none
of the elements listed below exceeds the
quantity, by weight, respectively
• 1.80 percent of manganese, or
• 1.50 percent of silicon, or
• 1.00 percent of copper, or
• 0.50 percent of aluminum, or
• 1.25 percent of chromium, or
• 0.30 percent of cobalt, or
• 0.40 percent of lead, or
• 1.25 percent of nickel, or
• 0.30 percent of tungsten, or
• 0.012 percent of boron, or
• 0.10 percent of molybdenum, or
• 0.10 percent of niobium, or
• 0.41 percent of titanium, or
• 0.15 percent of vanadium, or
• 0.15 percent of zirconium.

Steel threaded rod is currently
classifiable under subheading
7318.15.5050, 7318.15.5090, and
7318.15.2095 of the United States
Harmonized Tariff Schedule
(‘‘HTSUS’’). Although the HTSUS
subheading is provided for convenience
and customs purposes, the written
description of the merchandise is

Excluded from the scope of the order
are: (a) threaded rod, bar, or studs which
are threaded only on one or both ends
and the threading covers 25 percent or
less of the total length; and (b) threaded
rod, bar, or studs made to American
Society for Testing and Materials
(‘‘ASTM’’) A193 Grade B7, ASTM A193
Grade B7M, ASTM A193 Grade B16, or
ASTM A320 Grade L7.

Scope–HTSUS Modification

On April 1, 2009, U.S. Customs and
Border Protection (‘‘CBP’’) requested
that the Department add HTSUS
category 7318.15.2095 as an HTSUS
category under which steel threaded rod
may be classifiable. Therefore, the
Department has modified the scope to
reflect the new HTSUS category. 
                                                                                                                             History | Current Rates

Opportunity to Request Administrative Review Ends on Friday, April 30th, at 4:59:59 sharp!

On April 1, 2010, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced the opportunity to request adminstrative reviews of all antidumping and countervailing duty orders with anniversary month of April, including the antidumping duty order on Steel Threaded Rod from China.   The administrative period of review covers all entries from October 10, 2008, through March 31, 2010.  A request must be received by the Department of Commerce before the close of business on Friday, April 30, 2010. 

For assistance in filing a request for review, contact an international trade attorney.

If imports of steel threaded rod are not covered by a request for review and subsequent review, the entries will be liquidated at the rate required upon entry -- 55.16% for separate companies, and 206% for all others.  Please visit the April Orders for an explanation of how to request an administrative review.

Petition:   Petition  ITC Determinations:  Prelim | Final
DOC Determinations:  Initiation | Amended Prelim | Final | Order
Administrative Review 08-10:

Current Rates:

Exporter Producer Rate
Certified Products International Inc. Jiashan Zongsheng Metal Products Co., Ltd.; or Jiaxing Xinyue Standard Part Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Haiyan Dayu Fasteners Co., Ltd. Haiyan Dayu Fasteners Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Hangzhou Grand Import & Export Co., Ltd. Zhapu Creative Standard Parts Material Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Jiashan Zhongsheng Metal Products Co., Ltd. Jiashan Zhongsheng Metal Products Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Jiaxing Xinyue Standard Part Co., Ltd. Jiaxing Xinyue Standard Part Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Ningbo Yinzhou Foreign Trade Co., Ltd. Zhejiang Guorui Industry Co., Ltd.; or Ningbo Daxie Chuofeng Industrial Development Co., Ltd. 55.16%
RMB Fasteners Ltd., and IFI & Morgan Ltd. Jiaxing Brother Fastener Co., Ltd. (a.k.a. Jiaxing Brother Standard Parts Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Shanghai Prime Machinery Co., Ltd. Haiyan Yida Fasteners Co., Ltd.; or Jiaxing Xinyue Standard Part Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Shanghai Recky International Trading Co., Ltd. Shanghai Xingrong International Trading Co., Ltd.; Shanghain Xinglong International Trading Co., Ltd.; Pighu City Zhapu Screw Cap Factory; or Jiaxing Xinyue Standard Part Co., Ltd. 55.16%
Suntec Industries Co., Ltd. Jiaxing Xinyue Standard Part Co., Ltd.; or Haiyan County No. 1 Fasteners Factory 55.16%
Zhejiang New Oriental Fastener Co., Ltd. Zhejiang New Oriental Fastener Co., Ltd. 55.16%
PRC-wide Rate    206.00%


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