INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
07 Jan 2020 Renewal
12 Apr 2019 Review
30 Oct 2016 Renewal
28 Oct 2015 Review
31 Oct 2010 Renewal
12 Nov 2009 Review

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: 31 Oct 2010 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On November 12th, 2009, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of refillable pocket flint lighters from China (Notification 2009/36, 12.11.2009). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 9613.2090. 
 
On October 31st, 2010, the Turkish authorities extended the definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of refillable pocket flint lighters from China (Notification 2010/27, 31.10.2010). The amount of the duty is USD 0.05 per piece.
 
On October 28th, 2015, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on October 31st, 2010 (Notification 2015/48, 28.10.2015). It follows the application for a review lodged by Azmüsebat Çelik San. ve Tic. A.S., a domestic producer of the subject goods.
 
On 30 October 2016, the Turkish authorities extended the anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject good from China falling under tariff heading 9613.20.00.00.19 following the conclusion of the above sunset review (Notification 2016/42). The rate of duty remains at USD 0.05 per unit.

On 12 April 2019, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China. This follows the application lodged by Sebat Çakmak Sınai ve Tüketim Malları San. ve Tic. A.Ş. The definitive antidumping duty will remain in force for the duration of the investigation. The sunset review will also examine the definitive duty imposed on imports of pocket lighters (gas-fueled, non-refillable & refillable with electrical ignition system) and parts of lighters from China imposed by Notification No. 2014/8, see related state act. 

On 7 January 2020, the Turkish authorities extended the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of certain aluminium foil from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty remains at USD 0.05 per unit. The duty is in force for a period of five years.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

MAP
TABLE
EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

389 Other manufactured articles n.e.c.
9613 Cigarette lighters and other lighters, whether or not mechanical or electrical, and parts thereof other than flints and wicks.
961320 Pocket lighters, gas fuelled, refillable

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