The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Anti-dumping duty on ball or roller bearings and parts from China

Measure #3076 | Published 20 Feb 2012 ▲

Description

On 22 June 2011 the Customs Union Commission issued a Decree # 705 to impose an anti-dumping duty of 31.3% and 41.5% of the custom value on certain ball or roller bearings and parts (HS 8482) originated in China (including Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan). The duty will remain in place from 21 July 2011 until 20 January 2013.
 

Any Evidence-Based Deliberation:

Question Result
Is there anything in the public record to suggest that evidence of the effectiveness of the proposed measure was considered during official deliberations?
Is there any evidence that alternatives to the proposed measure were considered?
Is there anything in the public record that suggests that empirical evidence informed the comparison across the alternatives available to government?
Was such evidence identified?
Is such evidence publicly available?
Did the official decision-maker in question provide an explanation as to why a chosen measure was favoured over alternatives?
Is there any evidence to suggest that potentially affected trading partners were consulted before the measures were taken?
Is there any evidence that safeguards have been put in place to ensure that implementation of the initiative is transparent and non-discriminatory?
Did the government state its intention to review the measure within one year of implementation?

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Date Discovered:

Implemented: Yes

Date of inception: 21 Jul 2011

Duration: 18 months

GTA Evaluation: Red

Source:

On 22 June 2011 the Customs Union Commission issued a Decree # 705
http://www.tsouz.ru/KTS/KTS28/Pages/R_705.aspx

Government Response:

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