Import Administration
Iron Construction Castings from Brazil (C-351-504)

Scope Description:

The merchandise covered by the order consists of certain heavy iron construction castings from Brazil, limited to manhole covers, rings, and frames, catch basin grates and frames, cleanout covers and frames used for drainage or access purposes for public utility, water and sanitary systems, classifiable as heavy castings under Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS). On May 3, 2007, the Department issued a final scope ruling that iron construction castings made from either gray or ductile cast iron are within the scope of the order. Heavy castings are classified under HTSUS item numbers 7325.10.0010, 7325.10.0020, and 7325.10.0025. On March 12, 2008, the NIS requested that Commerce add HTS 7325.99.1000 to the AD/CVD module because subject merchandise may enter using that number. The HTS item numbers are provided for convenience and Customs purposes only. The written description remains dispositive.

Scope Rulings Completed Between April 1, 2007, and June 30, 2007
Requestor: Deeter Foundry, Inc., East Jordan Iron Works, Inc., LeBaron Foundry, Inc., Leed Foundry, Inc., Municipal Castings, Inc., Neenah Foundry Company, Tyler Pipe Company, and U.S. Foundry & Manufacturing
Co.; iron construction castings made of gray and ductile cast iron are included within the scope of the antidumping and countervailing duty orders; May 3, 2007

Scope Rulings Completed Between April 1, 1995, and June 30, 1995
Southland Marketing--DGO700 frame and DG0641 grate are outside the scope of the order. 4/28/95.