ADC 284

Dumping Investigation ADC 284 - Hot Rolled Plate Steel Exported from Korea and Taiwan

​Goods Covered by the Investigation

The goods subject of the application (the goods) are flat rolled products of:


Non-alloy steel; or

Non-heat treated alloy steel of a kind commonly referred to as Quench and Tempered (Q&T) Green Feed;

of a width greater than 600mm, with a thickness equal to or greater than 4.75mm, not further worked than hot rolled, not in coils, with or without patterns in relief.

The following goods excluded from the investigation:

250 megapascal (MPa) yield strength grades of plate steel with a thickness greater than 150mm;

350 MPa yield strength grades of plate steel with a thickness greater than 100mm;

Q & T Green Feed grades of plate steel with a thickness greater than 105mm; and

heat treated Q & T grades of plate steel.

​Case Information
​Case Type ​Dumping Investigation
​Initiation Date ​31 March 2015
​Application ​BlueScope Steel Limited
​Tariff Classification ​7208.40.00 with statistical code 39
7208.51.00 with statistical code 40
7208.52.00 with statistical code 41
7225.40.00 with statistical codes 22 and 24
​Investigation Period for Dumping and Countervailing ​1 January 2014 to 31 December 2014
​Injury Examination Period ​From 1 January 2010

Public Record Documents

The public record case 284 includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters.

Key Dates

​Event ​Date ​Status
Initial submission date 11 May 2015 ​Closed
Statement of Essential Facts (SEF) no later than 12 October 2015 ​Published
Submission to SEF due 20 days after publication of SEF
Final recommendation to the Parliamentary Secretary no late than 26 November 2015 ​Termination Report Published 25/11/2015
Parliamentary Secretary's decision expected Within 30 days of receiving recommendation

Anti-Dumping Notices (ADN)

Subject​ ​Date ​No. and link
​Termination of an Investigation Variation ​27 November 2015 ​2015/143
​Termination Report ​25 November 2015 2015/135
​Extension of time granted to issue SEF ​10 July 2015 2015/86
Initiation of an Investigation into Alleged Dumping 31 March 2015 2015/40

Key Documents

​Type ​Date ​No. and link
​Other Report ​27 Novemeber 2015 REP 284
​Termination report ​25 November 2015 ​TER 284
​Statement of Essential Facts ​12 October 2015 SEF 284
Consideration Report 31 March 2015 CON 284


Exporter Questionnaire (excel)

Exporter Questionnaire (word)

Contact for this investigation

Case manager: +61 3 9244 8259

Mailing address:
The Director
Operations 4
Anti-Dumping Commission
GPO Box 1632
Melbourne VIC 3001