INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
04 Aug 2019 Renewal
31 Dec 2018 Review
13 Nov 2014 Renewal
26 Mar 2014 Review
18 Apr 2009 Renewal

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: 18 Apr 2009 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On July 22, 2008, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres from Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand (Notification 2008/22). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 5503.2000. 

On April 18, 2009, the Turkish authorities decided upon the continuation of the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres originating in Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand (Notification 2009/13). The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei ranges from 6.4% to 20.1%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in India ranges from 16.5% to 23.9%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Thailand ranges from 15.8% to 22.0%.

On March 26, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on April 18, 2009.

On November 13, 2014, the Turkish authorities decided upon the extension of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres originating in Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand (Notification 2014/37). The different rates imposed depending on the country of origin and the company are not modified (see the rates imposed by Notification 2009/13 above). For more details, see Article 25 of Notification 2014/37.

On 31 December 2018, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand. This follows the application lodged by a number of domestic companies. The definitive antidumping duty will remain in force for the duration of the investigation.

On 4 August 2019, the Turkish authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres from Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty on imports from India is 8.5% or 12% of the CIF value depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Chinese Taipei is between 6.4% and 12% of the CIF value depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 12% of the CIF value. The duty is in force for a period of five years. 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

355 Man-made fibres
5503 Synthetic staple fibres, not carded, combed or otherwise processed for spinning.
550320 Of polyesters

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