ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jul 2016

In May 2016, the European Commission initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in October 2017.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Official Journal of the European Union, Case No. AD635: Notice No. 2016/C 246/08 of 7 July 2016: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=OJ:JOC_2016_246_R_0008&from=EN

Official Journal of the European Union, Case No. AD635: Notice No. COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2017/5 of 5 January 2017: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32017R0005&from=EN


European Commission, Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/1795 of 5 October 2017, Case No. AD635, published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 6 October 2017: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32017R1795&from=EN

Inception date: 07 Oct 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On 7 July 2016, the European Commission initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain hot-rolled flat products of iron, non-alloy or other alloy steel originating in Brazil, Iran, Russia, Serbia and Ukraine (Notice No. 2016/C 246/08). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7208.10.00, 7208.25.00, 7208.26.00, 7208.27.00, 7208.36.00, 7208.37.00, 7208.38.00, 7208.39.00, 7208.40.00, 7208.52.99, 7208.53.90, 7208.54.00, 7211.14.00, 7211.19.00, 7225.19.10, 7225.30.10, 7225.30.30, 7225.30.90, 7225.40.12, 7225.40.15, ex 7225.40.60, 7225.40.90, 7226.19.10, ex 7226.20.00, 7226.91.20, 7226.91.91 and 7226.91.99. The complaint was lodged on 23 May 2016 by the European Steel Association Eurofer on behalf of producers representing more than 25% of the EU production of the subject goods.
 
On 7 January 2017, the European Commission imposed a Customs registration requirement on the above goods from Brazil and Russia for a period of nine months.

On 7 October 2017, the European Commission imposed a definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from Brazil, Iran, Russia, and Ukraine. The rate of duty on imports from Brazil is between EUR 53.4 and 63 (USD 62.64 and 73.90) per tonne depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Iran is EUR 57.5 (USD 67.45) per tonne. The rate of duty on imports from Russia is between EUR 17.6 and 96.5 (USD 20.65 and 113.20) per tonne depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Ukraine is EUR 60.5 (USD 70.97) per tonne. No duty was imposed on imports from Serbia.

AFFECTED SECTORS