India Mulling Antidumping Duties On Aluminium-Coated Products From China, Vietnam, South Korea

India Mulling Antidumping Duties On Aluminium-Coated Products From China, Vietnam, South Korea

The Indian government is weighing the imposition of a provisional antidumping duty on imported aluminium- and zinc-coated flat products of up to US$199 per metric ton on imports from Vietnam, the People’s Republic of China, and the Republic of Korea. Such was...


AEC Petitions U.S. Commerce Department for Relief From Chinese Aluminium Extrusions Allegedly Shipped Through Vietnam

The new year is likely not to be one of respite for controversial aluminium extruder China Zhongwang, as the Aluminum Extruders Council filed a new circumvention petition with the United States Department of Commerce against the firm and its affiliates. The petition, which was filed by the AEC’s Aluminum Extrusions Fair Trade Committee (AEFTC), alleges […]

Australia Passes on Imposing Countervailing Duty on Aluminium Extrusions from Vietnam

The Australian government has chosen not to impose a countervailing duty on aluminium extrusions shipped from Vietnam according to an announcement made by the Viet Nam Competition Authority (VCA) on Tuesday. According to the VCA, the Australia Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) made the determination after a brief investigation into allegations of dumping leveled at Malaysian and […]

Japanese Aluminium Can Firm Showa Aluminium Expanding Operations in Vietnam

Japan’s Showa Aluminum Can Corporation (SAC) announced yesterday that it will begin producing sleek cans in Vietnam later this month. According to the press release, SAC and its parent company Showa Denko (SDK) jointly obtained a 91.75% share in Vietnamese aluminium can producer Hanacans Joint Stock Company (Hanacans) in the spring of 2014. Upon becoming […]

Australian Gov’t to Begin Investigation Into Possible Aluminium Dumping from Vietnam, Malaysia

Australia’s government has begun a probe into aluminium imports from certain Asian countries to determine if they are engaging in unfair trade practices. According to the state-run news outlet Vietnam News Agency, and reported by Platts, the Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science’s Anti-Dumping Commission is investigating aluminium imports from Vietnam and Malaysia. The […]