INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
11 Apr 2010 Definitive duty
22 Jan 2010 Preliminary duty
25 Jul 2009 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: 22 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 25th, 2009, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain made-up textile articles and fabrics made of artificial or synthetics fibres (curtain, curtain cloth and upholstery) from China (Notification 2009/20, 25.07.2009).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 5407.4100, 5407.4200, 5407.4300, 5407.4400, 5407.5100, 5407.5200, 5407.5300, 5407.5400, 5407.6110, 5407.6130, 5407.6150, 5407.6190, 5407.6910, 5407.6990, 5407.7100, 5407.7200, 5407.7300, 5407.7400, 5407.8100, 5407.8200, 5407.8300, 5407.8400, 5407.9100, 5407.9200, 5407.9300, 5407.9400, 6005.31, 6005.32, 6005.33, 6005.34, 6006.31, 6006.32, 6006.33, 6006.34, 6303.12, 6303.92 and 5810.92.
The complaint was lodged by Zorluteks Tekstil Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S., Tanriverdi Mensucat Sanayi A.S. and Burkay Tekstil Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.

On January 22nd, 2010, the Turkish authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products originating in China (Notification 2010/1, 22.01.2010). The rate of the duty is 70.44% of the CIF value.
 
On April 11th, 2010, the Turkish authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products originating in China (Notification 2010/8, 11.04.2010). The rate of the duty is 70.44% of the CIF value (and a maximum amount of USD 5.00 per kilogram). Some items are not subject to the measure (for details, please see Table 2 of Notification 2010/8).

On April 10th, 2015, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on April 11th, 2010 (Notification 2015/7, 10.04.2015).
It follows the application for a review lodged by the Turkish Association of Textile Businesses and Industries (Türkiye Ev Tekstili Sanayicileri ve Isadamlari Dernegi - TETSIAD) on behalf of its members.
 
On 24 May 2016, the Turkish authorities extended the anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products from China following a sunset review (Notification 2016/18, 24.05.2016). The amount of the duty imposed is the same as imposed on 11 April 2010 through Notification No. 2010/8, i.e. 70.44% of the CIF value, howevermaximum USD 5.00 per kilogram.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

267 Woven fabrics of man-made filaments & staple fibres
5407 Woven fabrics of synthetic filament yarn, including woven fabrics obtained from materials of heading 54.04.
540741 Unbleached or bleached
540751 Unbleached or bleached
540753 Of yarns of different colours
540754 Printed
540761 Containing 85 % or more by weight of nontextured polyester filaments
540769 Other
540771 Unbleached or bleached
540783 Of yarns of different colours
271 Made-up textile articles
6303 Curtains (including drapes) and interior blinds; curtain or bed valances.
630312 Of synthetic fibres
630392 Of synthetic fibres
279 Textiles n.e.c.
5810 Embroidery in the piece, in strips or in motifs.
581092 Of manmade fibres
281 Knitted or crocheted fabrics
6005 Warp knit fabrics (including those made on galloon knitting machines), other than those of headings 60.01 to 60.04.
600531 Unbleached or bleached
600534 Printed
6006 Other knitted or crocheted fabrics.
600631 Unbleached or bleached
600633 Of yarns of different colours
600634 Printed

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