ARGENTINA July 15 2016 6:18 PM
BUENOS AIRES (Scrap Register): Argentina decided to begin an antidumping probe into Aluminum alloy wheels imported from China, said the Trade Remedy and Investigation Bureau of China's Ministry of Commerce.
The antidumping case comprise of products such as motor vehicles' Aluminum alloy wheels, excluding tires, with a hub diameter of not less than 355.6 mm (14 inches) and not greater than 457.2 mm (18 inches), as per the report.
India had imposed antidumping duties of $1.37/kg on seven Chinese Aluminum alloy wheel producers, and $2.15/kg on other Aluminum alloy producers in January last year after completing two years of antidumping investigations.
China Aluminum alloy wheel exports during the first five months of this year was of 322,900 mt, worth $1.506 billion and was down 0.2% and 7.4% year on year, respectively, according to China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) data. The unit export price of the Aluminum wheels in the reported period was $46,600/kg, according to CAAM.