ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Dec 2015

In December 2015, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. In May a definitive duty was imposed. In June 2021, a sunset review was initiated.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Initiation Notification of 23 December 2015: http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_clear_Float_Gla...

Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 19/2017-Customs (ADD), 12.05.2017: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd19-2017.pdf

Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, 29 June 2021, File No. 7/15/2021-DGTR: https://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/Initiation%20Notification%20-%20CFG%20SSR%20dated%2029.06.21_0.pdf

Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, 11 February June 2022, File No. 7/15/2021-DGTR: https://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/CFG%20NCV%20FF_0001.pdf

Inception date: 12 May 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On 23 December 2015, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of clear float glass originating in or exported from Iran. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: 7005.10.90. This investigation follows the application lodged by Gold Plus Glass Industry Ltd., HNG Float Glass Ltd. and Saint-Gobain India Pvt. Ltd., on behalf of the domestic industry.

On 12 May 2017, the Indian Ministry of Finance imposed a definitive antidumping duty on the subject good from Iran. The rate of duty USD 52.32 or 55.59 per tonne depending on the company. The products subject to duties are classified under the following HS codes: 7003, 7004, 7005, 7009, 7013, 7015, 7016, 7018, 7019 or 7020. The duty is in force for a period of five years.

On 29 June 2021, the Indian authorities announced the initiation of a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Iran. This follows the application lodged by Asahi India Glass Ltd., Gold Plus Glass Industry Limited, Sisecam Flat Glass India Private Limited, and Saint-Gobain India (Pvt.) Limited.

On 11 February 2022, the Indian Directorate General of Trade Remedies issued its final findings of the sunset review. It recommended the continuation of the existing antidumping duty.

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