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

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

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#

Inception date: 28 Mar 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

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.

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