Commerce Department

U.S. Commerce Department Finds Chinese 5050 Aluminium Alloy Subject to Anti-Dumping Duties

U.S. Commerce Department Finds Chinese 5050 Aluminium Alloy Subject to Anti-Dumping Duties

The United States Department of Commerce issued its final determination in the investigation into alleged anti-dumping duty circumvention by major aluminium extruders from the People’s Republic of China on Friday, holding that the heat-treated 5050-grade aluminium alloy in question is subject to...

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US President Trump Orders Investigation Into Aluminium Imports

American president Donald Trump is expected to direct his administration to expedite an investigation launched by the Commerce Department yesterday to determine whether aluminium imports endanger national security. The Commerce Department initiated an investigation into aluminium imports pursuant to Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, which grants the president the ability to […]

U.S. Commerce Department Launches Dumping Probe Over Chinese Aluminium Foil

The United States Department of Commerce announced on Tuesday that it has begun a new pair of investigations of aluminium foil imported from suppliers in the People’s Republic of China. The antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations launched Tuesday are the result of a petition filed earlier this month by the Aluminum Association […]

US Commerce Department Says Zhongwang Evaded Sanctions

The International Trade Administration of the United States Department of Commerce announced last week that it believes Chinese aluminium smelter China Zhongwang Holdings has been evading United States trade sanctions. The finding is the latest in a long string of accusations of impropriety leveled at the company this year against its trade practices. The November […]