INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
21 Oct 2015 Initiation

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 05 Jan 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On October 21st, 2015, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of jute products, jute yarn/twine (multiple folded/cabled and single, Hessian fabrics, and jute sacking bags, from Bangladesh and Nepal. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheadings: 5301, 5307, 5310 and 6305. This investigation follows the application lodged by the Indian Jute Mills Association on behalf of the domestic producers of the subject goods.
 
On 5 January 2017, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on the subject good from Bangladesh and Nepal. The rate of duty on imports from Nepal is between USD 6.30 and 38.90 per tonne depending on the specific product and company. The rate of duty on imports from Bangladesh is between USD 19.30 and 351.72 per tonne depending on the specific product and company. This is with the exception of the company Hasan Jute Mills Ltd. whose exports are exempt from this anti-dumping duty. The definitive duty is in force for a period of five years from the date of publication of the Customs Notification.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

261 Natural textile fibres prepared for spinning
5301 Flax, raw or processed but not spun; flax tow and waste (including yarn waste and garnetted stock).
530121 Broken or scutched
530129 Other
530130 Flax tow and waste
263 Textile yarn & thread of natural fibres
5307 Yarn of jute or of other textile bast fibres of heading 53.03.
530710 Single
530720 Multiple (folded) or cabled
265 Woven fabrics of natural non-cotton fibres
5310 Woven fabrics of jute or of other textile bast fibres of heading 53.03.
531010 Unbleached
271 Made-up textile articles
6305 Sacks and bags, of a kind used for the packing of goods.
630510 Of jute or of other textile bast fibres of heading 53.03
630532 Flexible intermediate bulk containers

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