EC ADCVD Case Announcement TP/QAs Prelim
EC AD/CVD Preliminary Determination Next Steps
- After issuing a preliminary determination, the law requires Commerce to conduct verifications of the information submitted by the foreign producers and the Government subject to the investigation. Verification is the process by which Commerce validates the information and data submitted by the foreign producers and the foreign government before issuing its final determinations. Upon completion of the verification, Commerce will issue a report that summarizes its findings.
- All interested parties in an AD/CVD investigation are given a full opportunity to participate in the proceeding and to file comments and factual information on the case records.
- For the full timeline of an AD/CVD investigation, please refer to our page that outlines the statutory time frame.
EC AD/CVD Preliminary FAQs
What is dumping?
What is subsidization?
What is the effect of a preliminary AD or CVD determination?
Will the AD/CVD rates stay the same for the final determination?
How can Commerce make AD/CVD determinations without consideration to the impact on the domestic industry?
What role, if any, does politics play in AD/CVD proceedings?