INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
14 Mar 2015 Definitive duty
13 Nov 2014 Preliminary duty

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: 13 Nov 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On June 17, 2014, the Malaysian authorities decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of polyethylene terephthalate from China, Indonesia and the Republic of Korea. The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 3707.6000. The request was lodged by MPI Polyester Industries Sdn Bhd.

On November 13, 2014, the Malaysian authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of polyethylene terephthalate from China, Indonesia and South Korea.
The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges from 4.48% to 20.09%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Indonesia ranges from 8.56% to 20.09%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea is 20.09%.

On March 14th, 2015, the Malaysian authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of polyethylene terephthalate from China, Indonesia and the Republic of Korea.
The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges from 0% to 14.91%, depending on the company. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Indonesia ranges from 2.87% to 7.21%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea is 14.91%.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

MAP
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EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

483 Optical instruments & photographic equipment; parts thereof
3707 Chemical preparations for photographic uses (other than varnishes, glues, adhesives and similar preparations); unmixed products for photographic uses, put up in measured portions or put up for retail sale in a form ready for use.
370790 Other

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