ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Apr 2016

In April 2016, the government of Australia initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Anti-Dumping Notice No. 2016/53, 18.05.2016: http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/EPR%20301%20%20350/EPR%20350/003%20-%20ADN%202016-54%20-%20Initiation%20of%20Investigation.pdf

Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Consideration Report No. 350, 18.05.2016: http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/EPR%20301%20%20350/EPR%20350/002%20-%20Consideration%20Report%20350.pdf

World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Australia, document No. G/ADP/N/294/AUS, 27 February 2017: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=234727,230820,227130,226772,225248,135344,134488,131596,130813,126806&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=False

Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Statement of Essential Facts and Preliminary Affirmative Determination, 5 October 2016: http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/EPR%20301%20%20350/EPR%20350/032%20-%20SEF%20350.pdf

Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Anti-Dumping Notice No. 2017/16, 17.02.2017: http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/EPR%20301%20%20350/EPR%20350/080%20-%20ADN%202017-16%20TER%20350.pdf

Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Final Report No. 350, 24.03.2017: http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/EPR%20301%20%20350/EPR%20350/081%20-%20Report%20-%20Final%20Report%20-%20REP%20350.pdf

Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Anti-Dumping Notice No. 2017/20, 24.03.2017: http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/EPR%20301%20%20350/EPR%20350/082%20-%20Notice%20-%20ADN%202017-20%20-%20Findings%20in%20Relation%20to%20a%20Dumping%20Investigation.pdf


Inception date: 05 Oct 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On 18 May 2016, the Commissioner of the Australian Anti-Dumping Commission initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain resealable can end closures from India, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore (Anti-dumping Notice No. 2016/54, 18.05.2016). The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code subheading: 8309.90.00. The complaint was lodged on 4 April 2016 by Marpac Pty Ltd.
 
On 5 October 2016, the Australian authorities imposed provisional duties on the subject good from India. Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore. The rate of duty on import from India is 48.2%. The rate of duty on imports from Malaysia is 131.7%. The rate of duty on imports from the Philippines is 17.4% or 41.5% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Singapore is 131.7%.
 
On 17 February 2017, the Australian authorities terminated the above investigation concerning India without the imposition of definitive duties.
 
On 24 March 2017, the Australian authorities imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore. The rate of duty on imports from Malaysia is 94.2%. The rate of duty on imports from the Philippines is 12.8% or 16.7% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Singapore is 94.2%.
 

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