INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
18 Jun 2010 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: 17 Nov 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 22, 2010, the Dominican Republic initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel rods and bars for concrete reinforcement from Turkey (Resolution No. CDC-RD-AD-087-2010, 22.07.2010).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7214.2000, 7214.1000 and 7213.2090.
The complaint was lodged on June 18, 2010 by Complejo Metalúrgico Dominicano C. por A. and Industrias Nacionales C. por A.
 
On November 10, 2010, the Dominican Republic authorities decided to impose a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of steel rods and bars for concrete reinforcement originating in Turkey (Resolution No. CDC-RD-AD-098-2010, 10.11.2010). The rate of the duty is 38%. This provisional duty entered into force on November 17, 2010 and was applicable for a period of four months.
 
On June 3, 2011, the Dominican Republic authorities decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of steel rods and bars for concrete reinforcement originating in Turkey (Resolution No. CDC-RD-AD-107-2011, 03.06.2011). The rate of the duty is 14%. This definitive measure entered into force on June 13, 2011 and is applicable for a period of five years.
 
On 31 December 2015, the Dominican Republic authorities initiated a sunset review of the above products from Turkey.
 
On 30 November 2016, the Dominican Republic extended the anti-dumping duty following the conclusion of the above review. The rate of duty remains at 14%. The measure is force from 14 June 2016 for a period of five years.

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

412 Products of iron or steel
7213 Bars and rods, hotrolled, in irregularly wound coils, of iron or nonalloy steel.
721320 Other, of freecutting steel
7214 Other bars and rods of iron or nonalloy steel, not further worked than forged, hotrolled, hotdrawn or hotextruded, but including those twisted after rolling.
721410 Forged
721420 Containing indentations, ribs, grooves or other deformations produced during the rolling process or twisted after rolling

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