Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value:
Solid Agricultural Grade Ammonium Nitrate from Ukraine
petition in this proceeding was filed on October 13, 2000 by the
Committee for Fair Ammonium Nitrate Trade, whose members are domestic
producers of solid agricultural grade ammonium nitrate. On November
8, 2000, after a careful review of the allegations contained in
the petition, the Department initiated an antidumping duty investigation
on ammonium nitrate from Ukraine. On February 26, 2001, the Department
announced the results of the affirmative preliminary determination
finding antidumping duty margins of 113.38 percent for the company
investigated and all other Ukranian producers.
July 18, 2001, the Department reached a final determination in
this proceeding, finding antidumping duty margins of 156.29 percent
for the company investigated and all other Ukranian producers.
petition in this investigation was filed by Committee for Fair
products covered are solid, fertilizer grade ammonium nitrate
( "ammonium nitrate") products, whether prilled, granular or in
other solid form, with or without additives or coating, and with
a bulk density equal to or greater than 53 pounds per cubic foot.
Specifically excluded from this scope is solid ammonium nitrate
with a bulk density less than 53 pounds per cubic foot (commonly
referred to as industrial or explosive grade ammonium nitrate).
The merchandise subject to this investigation is classified in
the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States at subheading
of AD Order
Antidumping Duty Margin:
(1,000 short tons)