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Low Enriched Uranium: Final Affirmative Antidumping Duty Determination for France; Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determinations for France, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom; Final Negative Antidumping Duty Determinations for Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.

On Friday, December 14, 2001, the Department of Commerce announced its final determinations in the above-referenced antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations.  These investigations were initiated on December 27, 2000. 

Petitioners                                                                                         

Petitions were filed on behalf of USEC Inc., and its wholly owned subsidiary, United States Enrichment Corporation.  Subsequent to the filing of the petitions, the Paper, Allied -Industrial, Chemical and Energy Workers International Union, AFL-CIO, CLC, and Local 5-550 and Local 5-689 (PACE) joined USEC, Inc. as petitioners in these cases.


Remaining Case Calendar                       

ITC Final Determination:                                                January 28, 2002
Order (anticipated):                                                       February 4, 2002

Product Description

The merchandise subject to these investigations is low enriched uranium (LEU).  The technical language describing the scope of these investigations will be included in the final determination notices which will be published in the Federal Register.  LEU imported into the United States solely for further processing and consumption outside of the United States is excluded from these investigations.

Antidumping and Countervailing Rates: Final Determination

Country
Manufacturer/Producer/Exporter
AD Weighted Average Margins
CVD Net Subsidy Rate
France
Eurodif
All Others
19.57
19.57
13.21
Germany
Urenco
All Others
0.00
0.00
2.26
The Netherlands
Urenco
All Others
0.00
0.00
2.26
United Kingdom
Urenco
All Others
de minimis
de minimis
2.26

Import Statistics:

 

1999

2000

2000

(Jan - Sep)

 2001

(Jan-Sep)

France

CIF Value (U.S. $)

262,556,000

212,130,000

115,300,000

130,231,000

Germany

CIF Value (U.S. $)

36,124,000

57,630,000

288,000

17,933,000

Netherlands

CIF Value (U.S. $)

29,127,000

73,599,000

324,000

18,906,000

United Kingdom

CIF Value (U.S. $)

95,521,000

100,717,000

36,802,000

104,396,000

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