INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
18 May 2018 Review
26 Jul 2013 Definitive duty
08 Mar 2013 Preliminary duty
02 Nov 2012 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: 08 Mar 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On November 2, 2012, the South African authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of unframed mirrors, of a thickness of 2 mm or more, but not exceeding 6 mm, from China. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 7009.9100. The application filed by PFG Building Glass (Pty) Ltd., the sole manufacturer of the product. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between May 1, 2009 and April 30, 2012.

On March 8, 2013, the South African authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of unframed mirrors from China. The rate of the duty is 40.22%.

On July 26, 2013, the South African authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of unframed mirrors from China. The rate of this definitive duty is 40.22%.

On 18 May 2018, the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of unframed glass mirrors from China. The review following the application lodged by PFG Building Glass (Pty)Ltd.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

371 Glass & glass products
7009 Glass mirrors, whether or not framed, including rearview mirrors.
700991 Unframed

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