ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Jun 2015
In June 2015, the government of Costa Rica initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed a definitive duty in March 2017. In February 2022, the definitive duty was terminated.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Government of Costa Rica, Ministry of Economy, Industry and Commerce, Resolution No. DDC-003-2015, published in LA GACETA N? 148 on 31 July 2015: http://www.imprenal.go.cr/pub/2015/07/31/COMP_31_07_2015.html
World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Costa Rica, 15.09.2017 (Document: G/ADP/N/300/CRI), Spanish version: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=@Symbol=%20g/adp/n/*&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#
On 14 June 2015, the Costa Rican authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on white crystal sugar from Brazil. The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 1701.99. This follows the complaint lodged by La Liga Agrícola Industrial de la Caña de Azúcar.
On 28 March 2017, the Costa Rican authorities imposed a definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from Brazil. The rate of duty is 3.67%. The duty is in force until 21 February 2022.
The definitive duty was terminated on 21 February 2022.