US flange makers urge circumvention scrutiny

Domestic steel flange producers Boltex Mfg and Weldbend are asking US officials to get more aggressive in investigating circumvention of anti-dumping and countervailing duties.

Boltex and Weldbend "will be bringing evidence to the attention of" US Customs and Border Protection regarding improper circumvention or transshipment schemes involving imported flanges from India, Italy and Spain, the companies said in a joint statement. Houston-based Boltex and Argo, Ill.-based Weldbend noted that circumvention...


Dom Yanchunas

November 13, 2017

21:55 GMT

New York