INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
10 Oct 2015 Definitive duty
20 Feb 2015 Preliminary duty
13 Aug 2014 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: 20 Feb 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 30, 2014, the Mexican Ministry of Economy decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of ammonium sulfate from China and the United States of America.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 3102.2101.
The complaint was lodged on April 25, 2014 by Agrogen, S.A. de C.V. and Metalúrgica Met-Mex Peñoles, S.A. de C.V. The investigation started on the day following the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal of the Federation, i.e. on August 13, 2014.
 
On February 4, 2015, the Mexican authorities issued their preliminary resolution and decided to impose a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of ammonium sulfate from China and the United States of America.
The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in China is USD 0.1782 per kilogram. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in the United States of America is USD 0.1858 per kilogram.
This provisional anti-dumping duty entered into force on the day following the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal of the Federation, i.e. on February 20, 2015.
 
On September 25th, 2015, the Mexican authorities decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of ammonium sulfate from China and the United States of America.
The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in China is USD 0.1703 per kilogram, at the exception of the company Wuzhoufeng Agricultural Science & Technology whose exports are subject to a duty of USD 0.0929 per kilogram. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in the United States of America is USD 0.1619 per kilogram, at the exception of the company Honeywell Resins & Chemicals, LLC whose exports are subject to a duty of USD 0.0759 per kilogram.
This definitive anti-dumping duty entered into force on the day following the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal of the Federation, i.e. on October 10th, 2015.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

346 Fertilizers & pesticides
3102 Mineral or chemical fertilisers, nitrogenous.
310221 Ammonium sulphate

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