ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Dec 2015

In December 2015, the government of Republic of Korea initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. In December 2016, the definitive duty was imposed. In July 2021, a sunset review was initiated. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 06.04.2016 (WTO document G/ADP/N/280/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559,114660,101375,86881,45498&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=

WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 15.02.2016 (WTO document G/ADP/N/294/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E...

World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement, Korea, G/ADP/N/364/KOR, 19 April 2022: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/SS/directdoc.aspx?filename=q:/G/ADP/N364KOR.pdf

Inception date: 06 Dec 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On 22 December 2015, the Korean authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of butyl glycol ether from the United States and France. The products subject to investigation are classified under HS code: 2009.43.
 
On 6 December 2016, the Korean authorities imposed a definitiveanti-dumping duty on imports of the subject good from France and the United States. The rate of duty on imports from France is 20.10%. The rate of duty on imports from the United States is between 23.06% and 25.00%.

On 30 July 2021, the Korean authorities announced the initiation of a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from the United States and France.

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