ADC 359

Accelerated Review -  hot rolled structural steel sections from Taiwan

Goods covered by the application

The goods subject to anti-dumping measures, in the form of a dumping duty notice,

Hot rolled structural steel sections in the following shapes and sizes, whether or not containing alloys:

  • universal beams (I sections), of a height greater than 130mm and less than 650mm;
  • universal columns and universal bearing piles (H sections), of a height greater than 130mm and less than 650mm;
  • channels (U sections and C sections) of a height greater than 130mm and less than 400mm; and
  • equal and unequal angles (L sections), with a combined leg length of greater than 200mm.

Sections and/or shapes in the dimensions described above, that have minimal processing, such as cutting, drilling or painting do not exclude the goods from coverage of the application.

Goods excluded from this application are:

  • hot rolled ‘T’ shaped sections, sheet pile sections and hot rolled merchant bar shaped sections, such as rounds, squares, flats, hexagons, sleepers and rails; and
  • sections manufactured from welded plate (e.g. welded beams and welded columns).
Case Information
Case Type
Accelerated Review
Lodgement Date
9 June 2016
Dragon Steel Corporation
Tariff Classification
7216.31.00 (statistical code 30)
7216.32.00 (statistical code 31)
7216.33.00 (statistical code 32)
7216.40.00 (statistical code 33)
7228.70.00 (statistical code 11 and 12)

Public Record Documents

Public record EPR 359 includes non-confidential versions of documents such as the application, submissions, questionnaire responses, Commission visit reports and letters

Key Dates

Initial Submission Due
Not applicable
Final Recommendation to the Parliamentary Secretary
16 September 2016
Parliamentary Secretary's Decision Due
30 days after

Anti-Dumping Notices

No. and link
​Findings in relation to an Accelerated Review of Anti-Dumping measures ​18 October 2016 2016/97
Initiation of an Accelerated Review
28 June 2016 


Key Documents

No. and link
​Final Report 18 October 2016​ REP 359​
Consideration Report
28 June 2016

Contacts for this Investigation

Case manager: +61 3 8539 2433
Fax:  +61 3 8539 2499 (outside Australia)
Mailing address:
The Director
Operations 3
Anti-Dumping Commission
GPO Box 1632
Melbourne VIC 3001
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