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Final Determination in Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Sodium Nitrite from India

Final Determinations in the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Sodium Nitrite from India

On January 3, 2023, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced its affirmative final determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of sodium nitrite from India


Final Dumping Rates

Country Producer/Exporter Dumping Rates Adjusted Cash Deposit Rate[1]
India Deepak Nitrate Limited 44.82% 42.76%
All Others 44.82% 42.76%


Final Subsidy Rates

Country Exporter/Producer Subsidy Rate
India Deepak Nitrite Limited [2] 2.40%
All Others 2.40%

[1] Cash deposit rates adjusted for export subsidy offsets.
[2] Deepak Nitrite Limited Includes Deepak Nitrite Limited Nandesari Division

Event AD Investigation(s) CVD Investigation
Petitions Filed January 13, 2022 January 13, 2022
DOC Initiation Date February 2, 2022 February 2, 2022
ITC Preliminary Determinations February 28, 2022 February 28, 2022
DOC Preliminary Determinations August 11, 2022 June 13, 2022
DOC Final Determinations December 30, 2022 December 30, 2022
ITC Final Determinations February 13, 2023 February 13, 2023
Issuance of Orders [1] February 20, 2023 February 20, 2023

[1] This will take place only in the event of affirmative final determinations from Commerce and the International Trade Commission (ITC).
Note: Commerce preliminary and final determination deadlines are governed by statute. For AD investigations, the deadlines are set forth in section 733(b) and 735(a)(1) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act). For CVD investigations, the deadlines are set forth in sections 703(b) and 705(a) of the Act.

Country Volume/Value 2019 2020 2021
India Volume (KG) 4,697,400 5,835,030 7,002,678
Value (USD) $3,335,604 $3,976,104 $4,881,428

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, accessed through IHS Markit Global Trade Atlas (HTSUS 2834.10.1000).


The petitioner is Chemtrade Chemicals US LLC (Parsippany, NJ).

For general information and next steps, please refer to a list of FAQs for the final determination.

Additional case information including the scope of the investigations are on file electronically via Enforcement and Compliance’s Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Centralized Electronic Service System (ACCESS). Once you log in, please refer to case numbers: A-533-906 and C-533-907 for the AD and CVD investigations, respectively.

Commerce currently maintains 663 AD and CVD orders which provide relief to American companies and industries impacted by unfair trade.