INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
06 Mar 2009 Renewal

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

Supranational

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: 06 Mar 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On June 20, 2008, the South African authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand (Notice No. 760 of 2008, 20.06.2008).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 6809.1100.
On March 6, 2009, the South African authorities decided upon the continuation of the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Indonesia is 34.6%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Thailand is 45.0%.
 
On February 21, 2014, the South African authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on March 6, 2009 (Notice No. 111 of 2014, 21.02.2014).
On July 17, 2014, the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa recommended that the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand be maintained as follows: 45% on imports originating in Thailand and 34.6% on imports originating in Indonesia.
On August 1, 2014, the final determination of the sunset review was published in the Government Gazette mentioning that the Trade Minister approved the Commission's recommendation, i.e. decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping duty on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand (Notice No. 592 of 2014, 01.08.2014).

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

375 Articles of concrete, cement & plaster
6809 Articles of plaster or of compositions based on plaster.
680911 Faced or reinforced with paper or paperboard only

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