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Circular copper tube

 

The subject goods are defined as:

"Circular copper tube with an outer diameter of 0.2 inch to 4.25 inches (0.502 centimetre to 10.795 centimetres) excluding industrial and coated or insulated copper tube, originating in/or exported from the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Hellenic Republic, the People's Republic of China, the Republic of Korea and the United Mexican States."

Additional Information

Copper tube sold in Canada is manufactured to a variety of American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) standards and grades. These standards, in many instances, dictate the outer diameter, inner diameter, wall thickness and allowable tolerances, among other things, within each of the standards. The outer diameter range of the tube includes diameters that are within the allowable tolerances of each standard.

The standards and grades of copper tube manufactured and sold in Canada is as follows:

Tube Type K L M DWV ACR Medical Gas
ASTM B88 B88 B88 B306 B280, B68 B819
Application Domestic water service and distribution, solar, fuel/fuel oil, natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, snow melting Domestic water service and distribution, solar, fuel/fuel oil, natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, snow melting Domestic water service and distribution, solar, compressed air Drainage waste, vent Air conditioning/refrigeration Medical gas uses (e.g., hospitals)

Exclusions

The subject goods do not include industrial copper tube and coated or insulated copper tube. Industrial copper tube is custom-made to specific dimensions (e.g., outer diameter, inner diameter, wall thickness, length, tolerances and temper) as specified by the customer and is normally made in sizes that differ from those in which Copper Tube is offered. Coated or insulated copper tube has a polyethylene/polyvinylchloride or foam coating.


Country of Origin or Export: Brazil, China, Greece, Mexico and Republic of Korea

Effective on imports of subject goods released by the CBSA on or after 2015-01-30:

Information regarding the normal values of subject goods should be obtained from the exporter. For a list of exporters in Greece, Mexico and Republic of Korea who currently have normal values, please consult  Notice of Conclusion of Re-investigation.

For importations of subject goods originating in/or exported from Brazil, Greece, China, Mexico and the Republic of Korea, for which the exporter has not been issued specific normal values, the anti-dumping duty is 82.4% of the export price.

Country of Origin or Export: China

Effective on imports of subject goods released by the CBSA on or after 2015-01-30:

For importations of subject goods originating in/or exported from China, for which the exporter has not been issued its own amount of subsidy, the countervailing duty is equal to 25,239 Renminbi per metric tonne