World Map at Night
U.S. Antidumping and Countervailing Duties
Information and Resources for U.S. Trade Remedy Laws and Ongoing Proceedings.
Two hands at a keyboard with question marks overlaid
AD/CVD FAQs
Get the answers to the most commonly asked questions.
Stack of white paper on white backgrounnd
Recent Case Announcements
View a list of our recent AD/CVD case announcements.

Final Determination in Antidumping Duty Investigation of Certain Chassis and Subassemblies Thereof from China

Final Determination in the Antidumping Investigation of Certain Chassis and Subassemblies Thereof from China

On May 12, 2021, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced its affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of certain chassis and subassemblies thereof from China. In March 2021, Commerce found countervailable subsidization of certain chassis and subassemblies thereof from China with a subsidy rate of 39.14 percent.

Final Dumping Rates

Country Producer Dumping Rate Cash Deposit Rate
China China-Wide Entity 188.05% 177.05%
Event AD Investigation(s)
Petition(s) Filed July 30, 2020
DOC Initiation Date August 19, 2020
ITC Preliminary Determination(s) September 14, 2020
DOC Preliminary Determination(s) February 25, 2021
DOC Final Determination(s) May 11, 2021
ITC Final Determination(s) June 25, 2021
Issuance of Order(s) [1] July 2, 2021

[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). 

Country Volume/Value 2018 2019 2020
China Value (USD) $840,106,421 $460,725,486 $361,504,809

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, accessed through Global Trade Atlas (Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) subheadings
8716.39.0090 and 8716.90.5060). The table above includes only import value data because volume data are reported using differing units of
measure. Imports of chassis and subassemblies thereof enter under HTSUS subheadings that cover subject and non-subject merchandise; therefore,
the import data may be overstated. The petitioner estimated the 2019 import value of chassis from China at $250 million.

The petitioner is the Coalition of American Chassis Manufacturers, whose members are Cheetah Chassis Corporation (Fairless Hills, PA), Hercules Enterprises, LLC (Hillsborough, NJ), Pitts Enterprises, Inc. (Pittsview, AL), Pratt Industries, Inc. (Bridgman, MI), and Stoughton Trailers, LLC (Stoughton, WI).
For general

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 investigation 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 number A-570-135.

Commerce currently maintains 597 AD and CVD orders which provide relief to American companies and industries impacted by unfair trade.