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Preliminary Conference -- NO IN-PERSON CONFERENCE - Non-Refillable Steel Cylinders from China

Date: Friday, April 17, 2020 - 9:30am

Preliminary phase antidumping and countervailing duty investigations: Non-Refillable Steel Cylinders from China, Inv. Nos. 701-TA-644 and 731-TA-1494 (Preliminary)

Please note –

  • To address concerns related to COVID-19, this preliminary conference will not be held in-person
  • Parties will have the opportunity to provide opening remarks, witness testimony, and responses to staff questions through written submissions. 
  • Parties have been informed of the process to follow, and all submissions that do not contain business proprietary information may be viewed in the Commission’s Electronic Document Information System (EDIS; https://edis.usitc.gov).

Further information on Commission actions related to COVID-19 response may be found HERE

Background:

[NOTE:  Preliminary conferences are part of the investigative process in preliminary phase countervailing duty and antidumping investigations.  They are similar in format to a hearing but are not a hearing before the Commission. Conferences are held before the investigative staff in the investigation and are chaired by the USITC Director of Investigations.]