ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Oct 2015

In October 2015, the government of Egypt initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in October 2016. In December 2020, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in October 2021.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Egypt, 16.01.2016 (WTO document No. G/ADP/N/280/EGY): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=226429,226353,226351,226277,226266&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=3&FullTextHash=

WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Egypt, 07.02.2017 (Document G/ADP/N/294/EGY): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=234309,234281,234275,234276,234278,234280,234148,233816,233464,233354&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=1&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False


WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - 1 July - 31 December 2020 - Egypt, Document No. G/ADP/N/350/EGY, issued on 25 February 2021: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=272128,272048,271825,271811,271777,271759,271761,271718,271551,271350&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=9&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True

World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement, Egypt, G/ADP/N/364/EGY, 23 February 2022: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/SS/directdoc.aspx?filename=q:/G/ADP/N364EGY.pdf&Open=True

Inception date: 05 Oct 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On 1 October 2015, the Egyptian authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of coated electrodes of base metal for electric arc-welding (welding wires) from China and Turkey. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: 8311.10.
 
On 5 October 2016, the Egyptian authorities imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from China. The rate of duty is between 30% and 41% of CIF value.

On 29 December 2020, the Egyptian authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of coated electrodes of base metal for electric arc-welding (welding wires) from China and Turkey.

On 4 October 2021, the Egyptian authorities issued a regulation extending the definitive duty imposed on imports of coated electrodes of base metal for electric arc-welding from China and Turkey following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of the duty ranges from 30% to 41% depending on the company.

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