CVD Investigations of Wire Rod from Italy and Turkey – Postponement of Preliminary Determinations

At the request of Nucor, the US Department of Commerce (DOC) has extended the date for its preliminary determinations in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of carbon and alloy steel wire rod from Italy and Turkey. The new date for the DOC’s preliminary determinations is August 25, 2017. We expect that the DOC will publish … Continue reading CVD Investigations of Wire Rod from Italy and Turkey – Postponement of Preliminary Determinations

Sunset Review of AD Order on Stainless Steel Wire Rod from India – ITC’s Final Determination

The US International Trade Commission (ITC) has made an affirmative determination in the fourth sunset review of the antidumping (AD) order on stainless steel wire rod from India. Accordingly, because the US Department of Commerce had likewise made an affirmative determination in its sunset review of this order, the AD order on imports of stainless … Continue reading Sunset Review of AD Order on Stainless Steel Wire Rod from India – ITC’s Final Determination

The ITC Releases Preliminary Report on AD/CVD Investigations of Wire Rod from 10 Countries

The US International Trade Commission (ITC) has released the public version of its preliminary report in the antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of wire rod from Belarus, Italy, Korea, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and the United Kingdom. The full report is available on the AWPA website, … Continue reading The ITC Releases Preliminary Report on AD/CVD Investigations of Wire Rod from 10 Countries

AWPA’s Janet Kopenhaver Has Washington Watch Column in July Issue of Modern Metals

Be sure to check out the column by our Director of Government Relations, Janet Kopenhaver, in the July issue of Modern Metals. Janet reviews the purpose and importance of the President’s budget, and then digs in to the White House’s budget document to see what it reveals about the President’s executive branch priorities. You can … Continue reading AWPA’s Janet Kopenhaver Has Washington Watch Column in July Issue of Modern Metals

Administrative Review of AD Order on Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Mexico – Final Results

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has released its final results in the administrative review of the antidumping order on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from Mexico. The review covered two Mexican producers/exporters – ArcelorMittal Las Truchas S.A. de C.V. and Deacero S.A.P.I. de C.V. – during the period from October 1, 2014 … Continue reading Administrative Review of AD Order on Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Mexico – Final Results

AD/CVD Preliminary Vote–Carbon & Alloy Wire Rod Imports from 10 Countries

This morning the US International Trade Commission (ITC) voted in the preliminary phase of the antidumping and countervailing duty investigations of imports of Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Belarus, Italy (AD/CVD), Korea, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Turkey (AD/CVD), Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. By various votes for each country, the … Continue reading AD/CVD Preliminary Vote–Carbon & Alloy Wire Rod Imports from 10 Countries

Thank you to Nucor for Sponsoring Breakfast at Interwire

The AWPA would like to thank Nucor for sponsoring yesterday’s Breakfast at Interwire.  AWPA members and potential members had a chance to catch up over coffee, grab breakfast and hear Ken Simonson from the Associated General Contractors of America give an economic update and an outlook for the construction sector. Attendees then hit the Interwire … Continue reading Thank you to Nucor for Sponsoring Breakfast at Interwire

Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement Coalition Sends Letter to Commerce Regarding China’s Non-Market Economy Status

The AWPA has, as part of the Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement coalition, has signed a letter to Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, in response to a Federal Register notice announcing its inquiry into the status of China as a non-market economy country under the United States’ trade laws. The letter describes how China’s economy does not … Continue reading Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement Coalition Sends Letter to Commerce Regarding China’s Non-Market Economy Status

Will You Be at Interwire Next Week? Register for AWPA’s Breakfast at Interwire Today!

If you haven’t registered yet for AWPA’s Breakfast at Interwire, there is still time! This event offers the opportunity to stay in touch with everything going on in the wire industry. Come for the coffee hour to catch up with colleagues and suppliers, then have breakfast and hear the latest economic and construction sector update … Continue reading Will You Be at Interwire Next Week? Register for AWPA’s Breakfast at Interwire Today!