• Effective Date: Jun 28, 2017
  • Period of Review: Sep 15, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014

1. On 06/28/2017, the U.S. Court of International Trade issued a preliminary injunction (PI) enjoining liquidation of entries identified in paragraph 2 which are subject to the countervailing duty order on steel concrete reinforcing bar from the Republic of Turkey (C-489-819) for the period 09/15/2014 through 12/31/2014. This PI was issued in connection with court number 17-00157.

2. This PI enjoins liquidation of entries which were subject to the final results of the administrative review published as Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar from the Republic of Turkey, 82 Fed. Reg. 26,907 (Dep't Commerce June 12, 2017) (final results and partial rescission of countervailing duty admin. review 2014); were entered, or withdrawn from warehouse for consumption, during the period from September 15, 2014 through December 31, 2014; and were manufactured and/or exported by Icdas Celik Enerji Tersane ve Ulasim Sanayi AS; Kaptan Demir Celik Endustrisi ve Ticaret AS and Kaptan Metal Dis Ticaret ve Nakliyat A.S; 3212041 Canada Inc; Acemar International Limited; As Gaz Sinai ve Tibbi Azlar AS; Colakoglu Dis Ticaret A.S. (also known as Colakoglu Disticaret AS); Colakoglu Metalurji A.S; Del Industrial Metals; Izmir Demir Celik Sanayi AS; Ozkan Demir Celik Sanayi AS; Tata Steel International (Hong Kong) Limited (also known as Tata Steel International (Hong Kong)); and/or Tata Steel UK.

Note: Where “AS” or “A.S” is listed in the company name, it may appear on the entry documents as either “A.S.” or “AS” or “A.S” or “AS.” Where “Inc” is listed in the company name, it may appear on the entry documents as “Inc.”

3. Effective 06/28/2017, no liquidation may be made for entries referred to in paragraph 2 which remain unliquidated as of 06/28/2017. Any such entries that are set for liquidation must be unset immediately. Continue to suspend liquidation of these entries until liquidation instructions are issued.

4. Effective immediately, CBP is instructed to follow the terms of the PI.

5. Liquidation instructions for entries affected by this PI have not yet been issued.

6. If there are any questions by the importing public regarding this message, please contact the Call Center for the Office of AD/CVD Operations, Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce at (202) 482-0984. CBP ports should submit their inquiries through authorized CBP channels only. (This message was generated by OIII:KJ.)

7. There are no restrictions on the release of this information.

Alexander Amdur