ITR 176

​Dumping investigation ITR 176 - Structural timber exported from Austria, Canada, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Lithuania, Sweden and the USA

Goods covered by the application

Structural timber, being coniferous wood that is sawn or chipped lengthwise, capable of being used in structural applications in accordance with the Building Code of Australia and that:

  • has a thickness exceeding 6mm; and

  • has a cross-sectional area of less than 120cm2; and

  • is untreated, or treated to meet the requirements of hazard class H1 or H2 as specified in Australian standard AS1604.1

For clarification, the goods do not include weatherboards, laminated veneer lumber, glued laminated timber or timber treated to a level above hazard class H2 but do include end-jointed or finger-jointed structural timber.

Case information

Case type

Dumping investigation

Initiation date

9 September 2011

Applicant

Building Supplies Group Holding Pty Ltd, Hyne & Sons Pty Ltd and Gunns Limited

Tariff classification

4407.10.10 (statistical codes 22, 23, 24, 25 and 33)

4407.10.99 (statistical codes 08, 09, 10, 11, 12 and 13)

Investigation period for dumping

1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011

Injury examination period

From 1 July 2007

Public record documents

The public record for REP 176 includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, ITRB visit reports and letters.

Key dates

Event

Date

Status

Initial submissions due

19 October 2011

Closed

Preliminary affirmative determination (PAD) earliest date

8 November 2011

N/A

Statement of essential facts (SEF) no later than

13 March 2012

Published

Submissions to SEF due

23 March 2012

Closed

Final report to the Minister no later than

26 April 2012

Case terminated

Australian Customs Dumping Notices

Subject

Date

No. and link

Initiation of an investigation

9 September 2011

2011/41

Extension of time to issue the SEF

23 December 2011

2011/63

Termination of the investigation

24 April 2012

2012/15

Key documents

Type

Date

No. and link

Initiation report

September 2011

CON 176

SEF report

13 March 2012

SEF 176

Termination report

24 April 2012

TER 176

Previous reports on this commodity

Nil

Contacts for this investigation

Case manager: Tel (02) 6275 6544
Fax: (02) 6275 6990
Email: tmops3@customs.gov.au

Mailing address:
Director Operations 3
International Trade Remedies Branch
Australian Customs and Border Protection Service
Customs House
5 Constitution Avenue
CANBERRA ACT 2601

 
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