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Latest News on The Threaded Rod Trade Cases


We have recently received several rulings from the Department of Commerce and they have all been positive. They include a positive Countervailing Duty (CVD) ruling against India, a positive Anti-dumping ruling against Thailand (74%!) and a ruling of Critical Circumstances against Thailand. Hopefully these rulings will stem the tide of illegally dumped threaded rod from…Learn More

US sets preliminary dumping margins on steel threaded rod from China


The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced the preliminary results of the second administrative review of the antidumping order on certain steel threaded rod imports from China. The mandatory respondents, Chinese producer Jiaxing Brother Fastener Co., Ltd and its affiliated exporters, IFI & Morgan Ltd and RMB Fasteners Ltd received a preliminary dumping rate…Learn More

U.S. House of Representatives Resolution Supports Effective Enforcement of Trade Laws, Including Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders


Recognizing the harm done to injured U.S. companies, industries, and American workers Representatives Roy Blunt, Spencer Bachus, Sam Graves, Jo Ann Emerson, Todd Akin, and Blaine Luetkemeyer introduced House Resolution 1681 yesterday, supporting effective enforcement of United States trade laws. The resolution noted the blatant and widespread schemes of some unscrupulous foreign producers and certain…Learn More

Commerce Finds Unfair Dumping of Steel Threaded Rod from the People’s Republic of China


On February 23, the Department of Commerce announced its affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty investigation on imports of steel threaded rod from the People’s Republic of China (China). Dumping occurs when a foreign company sells a product in the United States at less than normal value.