ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Aug 2015

In July 2015, the government of Mexico initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of steel wire rod from China. In July 2016, a definitive duty was imposed.  In July 2021, a sunset review was initiated.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 02.09.2015, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n por la que se acepta la solicitud de parte interesada y se declara el inicio de la investigaci?n antidumping sobre las importaciones de alambr?n de acero, originarias de la Rep?blica Popular China, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia (27.08.2015), in Spanish:
http://www.economia.gob.mx/files/comunidad_negocios/upci/publicaciones_dof_alambrondeacero_020915.pdf

Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 22.12.2015, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n Preliminar de la investigaci?n antidumping sobre las importaciones de alambr?n de acero, originarias de la Rep?blica Popular China: http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5420998&fecha=22/12/2015

Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 28.07.2016, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n Final de la investigaci?n antidumping sobre las importaciones de alambr?n de acero originarias de la Rep?blica Popular China, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia (15.07.2016): http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5446020&fecha=28/07/2016

World Trade Organization, Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement, Mexico, issued on 21 March 2022: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/SS/directdoc.aspx?filename=q:/G/ADP/N364MEX.pdf

Inception date: 23 Dec 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On August 27th, 2015, the Mexican Ministry of Economy decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel wire rod from China. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7213.1001, 7213.2001, 7213.9101, 7213.9102, 7213.9901, 7213.9999, 7227.1001, 7227.2001, 7227.9001 and 7227.9099. The complaint was lodged on July 7th, 2015 by ArcelorMittal Las Truchas, S.A. de C.V., Deacero, S.A.P.I. de C.V. and Ternium México 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 September 3rd, 2015.
 
On 23 December 2015, the Mexican authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned goods from China. The rate of the duty imposed on imports is USD 0.49 per kg of steel wire rod.
 
On 29 July 2016, the Mexican authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of above-mentioned goods from China. The rate of duty is USD 0.49 per kilogram.

On 22 July 2021, the Mexican authorities announced the initiation of a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China.

AFFECTED SECTORS