ITC to continue CDD, ADD investigations on steel concrete reinforcing bars from Mexico, Turkey  

November 4: The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) determined that there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of steel concrete reinforcing bar from Mexico and Turkey that are allegedly sold in the United States at less than fair value and allegedly subsidized by the government of Turkey.

According to the ITC release, the Commerce Department now will continue to conduct its investigations on imports of these products.


  • Commerce’s preliminary countervailing duty determination (CDD) order concerning Turkey is due on or about December 16, 2013.
  • Commerce’s preliminary antidumping duty (ADD) order concerning Mexico and Turkey is due on or about February 27, 2014.


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