February 22, 2012
Tribunal continues finding on copper pipe fittings from the U.S., Korea and China
The Canadian International Trade Tribunal announced that it continued its findings in respect of certain copper pipe fittings from Korea and China as well as its finding in respect of certain copper pipe fittings from the United States.
The announcement follows the Tribunal's expiry review of its findings of injury to Canadian industry, made on February 19, 2007.
The findings concern the dumping of solder joint pressure pipe fittings and solder joint drainage, waste and vent pipe fittings, made of cast copper alloy, wrought copper alloy or wrought copper, for use in heating, plumbing, air conditioning and refrigeration applications, originating in or exported from the United States, Korea and China, and the subsidizing of such goods originating in or exported from China.
The findings are restricted to the products enumerated in an appendix to these orders, available in the following document: Expiry Review No. RR-2011-001 Copper pipe fittings from the United States, Korea and China.