India: Definitive antidumping duties on coumarin from China
On 10 July 2009 India initiated an antidumping investigation on coumarin originating in China.
On 8 December 2009, preliminary duties ranging from 30 to 240 percent were imposed.
On 16 December 2010, definitive duties ranging from 7 to 266 percent were implemented.
Any Evidence-Based Deliberation:
On July 10, 2009 India initiated an antidumping investigation on coumarin originating in China.
|Is there anything in the public record to suggest that evidence of the effectiveness of the proposed measure was considered during official deliberations?||Don't know|
|Is there any evidence that alternatives to the proposed measure were considered?||Don't Know|
|Is there anything in the public record that suggests that empirical evidence informed the comparison across the alternatives available to government?||Don't Know|
|Was such evidence identified?||Don't Know|
|Is such evidence publicly available?||Don't Know|
|Did the official decision-maker in question provide an explanation as to why a chosen measure was favoured over alternatives?||Don't Know|
|Is there any evidence to suggest that potentially affected trading partners were consulted before the measures were taken?||Don't Know|
|Is there any evidence that safeguards have been put in place to ensure that implementation of the initiative is transparent and non-discriminatory?||Don't Know|
|Did the government state its intention to review the measure within one year of implementation?||Don't Know|
Date Discovered: 24/08/2009
Date of inception: 8 Dec 2010
GTA Evaluation: Red
As reported by Antidumpingpublishing.com.
WTO document G/ADP/N/209/IND/Rev.1