INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
13 Dec 2011 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: 13 Dec 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Safeguard

 On 13 December 2011, per order of the Secretary of the Department of Trade and Industry, the Philippines extended safeguard measures for four years for clear and tinted glass. The HS codes considered are: 7005.2190 and 7005.2990
The following measures were taken (and updated in October 2012):
Philippine Pesos 3,404.64/MT (metric ton) for clear float glass in the first year
Philippine Pesos 3,234.41/MT for clear float glass in the second year
Philippine Pesos 3,137.38/MT for clear float glass in the third year
Philippine Pesos 4,300.59/MT for tinted float glass in first year
Philippine Pesos 4,085.56/MT for tinted float glass in the second year
Philippine Pesos 3,881.28/MT for tinted float glass in the third year
 
Certain developing countries were excluded from the measure. 
 

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

371 Glass & glass products
7005 Float glass and surface ground or polished glass, in sheets, whether or not having an absorbent, reflecting or nonreflecting layer, but not otherwise worked.
700529 Other

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