Yieh Phui Dodges U.S. Steel Duties

Taiwan's Yieh Phui Enterprise Co., Ltd
Taiwan's Yieh Phui Enterprise Co., LtdImage Source: Yieh Phui


Taiwan's Yieh Phui Enterprise Co., Ltd. has received an exemption from the U.S. anti-dumping duties on corrosion-resistant steel products. While this makes Yieh Phui the only manufacturer in Taiwan to gain this status, the company remains cautious due to global market uncertainties.


In a significant development, Yieh Phui Enterprise Co., Ltd., a leading coating steel mill in Taiwan, has been granted an exemption from the U.S. anti-dumping (AD) duties on corrosion-resistant steel products. This comes after the company successfully appealed for the exemption.

While Yieh Phui can now breathe easier with this newfound status, its peers like Sheng Yu Steel Co., Ltd. (SYSCO) and Prosperity Tieh Enterprise Co., Ltd. are not so fortunate. They will need to resubmit relevant documents for further investigation by U.S. authorities.

Yieh Phui's exemption paves the way for more optimistic sales prospects in the U.S. market. However, the company is approaching the market with caution. Economies in several regions are still struggling, and the steel demand has not significantly rebounded. Added to this are uncertainties introduced by ongoing global conflicts.

Despite these challenges, Yieh Phui is optimistic about one sector in particular: the renewable energy market. The company is actively promoting its solar photovoltaic system bracket steel, anticipating a rise in demand for sustainable energy solutions.

It is noteworthy that Yieh Phui is now the only Taiwanese manufacturer that has been exempted from these duties. This makes the company a unique player in an industry often fraught with trade tensions and regulatory hurdles.


The exemption from U.S. anti-dumping duties is a significant milestone for Yieh Phui, opening up more favorable conditions for its business in the U.S. Despite this advantage, the company remains cautious given the current economic landscape and uncertain steel demand. Nonetheless, the focus on renewable energy products could offer a bright spot in the company’s future portfolio.

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