507 - Investigation - Dumping

Power Transformers exported from China

The goods the subject of the application (the goods) are:

Liquid dielectric power transformers with power ratings of equal to or greater than 10 MVA (mega volt amperes) and a voltage rating of less than 500kV (kilo volts) whether assembled or unassembled, complete or incomplete.


Incomplete power transformers are subassemblies consisting of the active part and any other parts attached to, imported with or invoiced with the active parts of power transformers. The active part of a power transformer consists of one or more of the following when attached to or otherwise assembled with one other:

    • the steel core;

    • the windings;

    • electrical insulation between the windings; and

    • the mechanical frame.

Further information on whether goods are included or excluded can be found in the initiation ADN (linked below).

Case information
Wilson Transformer Company Pty Ltd (WTC)
Tariff Classification
8504.22.00 (statistical code 40)
8504.23.00 (statistical codes 26, 41)
Investigation Period 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2018 Injury Examination Period ​1 January 2014 onwards
Contacts for this investigation Case Manager:
Tel: (03) 8539 2437
Fax: +61 3 8539 2499
E: investigations3@adcommission.gov.au
Mailing address: ​The Director - Investigations 3
Anti-Dumping Commission
GPO Box 2013
Canberra ACT 2601
Key Dates
Initiation Date 18 March 2019 Initial submissions due 24 April 2019
PAD* earliest date ​17 May 2019 If a PAD is not made, a Day 60 Status Report will be published on this day​ ​
SEF* no later than 8 July 2019 SEF submissions due 20 days after publication of SEF
Final recommendation due no later than 20 August  2019   Minister's decision expected Within 30 days of receiving the recommendation
​*PAD - Preliminary Affirmative Determination
**SEF - Statement of Essential Facts  
Importer Questionnaire Questionnaire Spreadsheet
​Exporter Questionnaire​ Questionnaire Spreadsheet
*Lodgement of exporter questionnaire's are due by 24 April 2019​​ ​

Public Record

The public record includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters.
Anti-Dumping Notices (ADNs)
No. and Link
Initiation of an Investigation into alleged dumping
18 March 2019
Key Documents
No. and Link
Consideration Report
18 March 2019

All Public Record Documents

Date Loaded
​009 ​Questionnaire Exporter-Siemens Transformer (Wuhan) Co Ltd-Part A ​26/04/2019
​008 ​Questionnaire Exporter-Siemens Transformer(Jinan) Co Ltd-Part A ​26/04/2019
​007 ​Questionnaire Exporter-Changzhou Toshiba Transformer Co Ltd-Part A ​26/04/2019
​006 ​Questionnaire Exporter-CHINT Electric Co Ltd -Part A ​26/04/2019
​005 ​Submission Importer-Siemens-Preliminary Submissions ​26/04/2019
004 ​Submission Importer - Toshiba International Corporation Pty Ltd 15/04/2019
003 Notice ADN 2019/35 - Initiation of an Investigation into alleged dumping 18/03/2019
002 ​Report Consideration Report - CON 507 ​18/03/2019
001 Application 18/03/2019
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