INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
27 Jul 2015 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: 02 May 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 27th, 2015, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of all types of steel measuring tapes and fibre glass measuring tapes from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 9017.80 and 9017.90.
This follows the application lodged by M/s FMI Limited, Ludhiana, a domestic producer of the subject goods.
 
On 2 May 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of measuring tapes originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam (Notification No. 16/2016-Customs (ADD), 02.05.2016). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Malaysia is USD 2.60 or USD 2.79 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei is USD 2.84 or USD 2.86 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Thailand is USD 2.96 or USD 3.27 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Viet Nam is USD 1.87 or USD 2.77 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

482 Instruments & control equipment, except optical instruments
9017 Drawing, markingout or mathematical calculating instruments (for example, drafting machines, pantographs, protractors, drawing sets, slide rules, disc calculators); instruments for measuring length, for use in the hand (for example, measuring rods and ta
901780 Other instruments
901790 Parts and accessories

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