INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
22 May 2015 Definitive duty
21 Jun 2013 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 May 2015 | Removal date: open ended
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Anti-dumping

On June 21st, 2013, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of pentaerythritol from Russia.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 2905.4200.
This follows the application lodged by M/s. Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd., the major domestic producer of the subject good.
 
On July 18th, 2014, the Indian authorities extended the time for completing the investigation up to December 20th, 2014.
 
On December 11th, 2014, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, issued its final findings and recommended the imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of pentaerythritol from Russia.
On May 22nd, 2015, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing this definitive anti-dumping duty (Notification No. 20/2015-Customs (ADD), 22.05.2015). The amount of this duty is USD 474 per metric ton. This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

341 Basic organic chemicals
2905 Acyclic alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives.
290542 Pentaerythritol

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