INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
30 Sep 2012 Termination
07 Oct 2009 Definitive duty
05 Nov 2008 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: 01 Oct 2009 | Removal date: 30 Sep 2012
Still in force

Safeguard

On November 5, 2008 Indonesia initiated a safeguard investigation on wire nail/wire of iron/non-alloy steel (not plated). The investigation followed a complaint made on October 17, 2008 by Compartment Long Product, Cluster of Wires and Nails (formerly Ikatan Pabrik Kawat dan Paku Indonesia/ IPPAKI) of the Indonesian Iron and Steel Industry Association (IISIA) on behalf of wire nails producers.

On October 7, 2009 Indonesia imposed a definitive safeguard duty for a period of three years with the following timetable for progressive liberalization:
Fixed Duty
1 October 2009-30 September 2010, 145%
1 October 2010-30 September 2011, 115%
1 October 2011-30 September 2012, 85%
The products subject to definitive safeguard duties are classified under the following HS code subheading: 7317.00.10.00.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

429 Other fabricated metal products
7317 Nails, tacks, drawing pins, corrugated nails, staples (other than those of heading 83.05) and similar articles, of iron or steel, whether or not with heads of other material, but excluding such articles with heads of copper.
731700 Nails, tacks, drawing pins, corrugated nails, staples (other than those of heading 83.05) and similar articles, of iron or steel, whether or not with heads of other material, but excluding such articles with heads of copper.

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