Export.gov logo and link to Export.gov Office of Public Affairs
Press Releases
Speeches
Trade Statistics
Official Bios
Publications
Import Decisions

FACT SHEET

Final Determination of the Antidumping Duty Investigation Certain Non-Frozen Apple Juice Concentrate from the People=s Republic of China (PRC)

On Friday, April 7, 2000, the Department announced the final determination in the antidumping duty investigation of certain non-frozen apple juice concentrate from the PRC. See chart below for antidumping duty margins. The Department announced the preliminary determination on November 16, 1999. Antidumping duty margins ranged from 0.00 to 54.55 percent.

PETITIONERS:

Coloma Frozen Foods, Inc., Green Valley Packers, Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc., Mason County Fruit Packers Co-op, Inc., and Tree Top, Inc.

CASE CALENDAR:

Petition filed: June 8, 1999

DOC initiation: June 28, 1999

ITC preliminary injury determination: July 23, 1999

DOC preliminary determination: November 15, 1999

DOC final determination: April 6, 2000

ITC final injury determination: May 22, 2000

If the International Trade Commission=s ( ITC=s) determination is affirmative then the Department will issue an antidumping duty order.


MARGIN PERCENTAGES:

Exporter/Manufacturer
Weighted-average margin percentage

Critical Circumstances

Yantai North Andre Juice Co., Ltd.

0.00

No

Sanmenxia Lakeside Fruit Juice Co., Ltd.

28.54

Yes

Shandong Zhonglu Co., Ltd./Rushan Shangjin-Zhonglu Foodstuff Co., Ltd./Shandong Luling Fruit Juice Co./Rushan Dongjin Foodstuff

9.40

No

Yantai Oriental Juice Co., Ltd.

9.96

No

Qingdao Nannan Foods Co., Ltd.

26.43

Yes

Shaanxi Machinery & Equipment Import & Export Corp.(1)

51.74

Yes

Xian Asia Qin Fruit Co., Ltd.

15.36

No

Xian Yang Fuan Juice Co., Ltd.

15.36

No

Changsha Industrial Products & Minerals Import and Export Co., Ltd.

15.36

No

Shandong Foodstuffs Import and Export Corporation

15.36

No

PRC-wide

51.74

Yes


VOLUME AND VALUE OF IMPORTS:

Date / Volume (liters) / Customs Value ($US)

1998 / 185,748,265 / 29,687,728

1997 / 77,152,052 / 25,365,369

1. 1 Shaanxi Machinery & Equipment Import & Export Corp withdrew from the investigation. Therefore, it is subject to the PRC-wide rate.

Contact Us  |  About ITA  |  Site Map |  Privacy Statement  Disclaimer
U.S.Department of Commerce  |  International Trade Administration