INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
28 Aug 2018 Definitive duty
16 May 2018 Extended duty
20 Nov 2017 Preliminary duty
17 Aug 2017 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 Nov 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

The antidumping investigation was initiated on 17 August 2017. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: 7216.21.00.00, 7216.10.00.00 and 7228.70.00.00. The investigation follows the application lodged by DIACO S.A. and TERNIUM Siderúrgica de Calda S.A.

On 20 November 2017, the Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Bureau of Foreign Trade imposed a provisional duty on imports of certain L or U-profiles of iron or alloy or non-alloy steel from China. The rate of duty is the difference between the FOB base price set at USD 473.28 per tonne and the FOB price declared by the importer provided that the latter is lower than the base price.

On 16 May 2018, the Colombian authorities extended the provisional duty for a period of three months. The duty is unchanged. 

On 28 August 2018, the Colombian authorities imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from China. The rate of duty is the difference between the FOB base price set at USD 473.28 per tonne and the FOB price declared by the importer, provided that the latter is lower than the base price. The duty is in force for a period of two years.

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

412 Products of iron or steel
7216 Angles, shapes and sections of iron or nonalloy steel.
721621 L sections

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