ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Jul 2016
In July 2016, the government of Argentina initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed definitive duties in January 2018.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 07.07.2016, Ministry of Economy and Public Finance, Secretary of Commerce, Resoluci?n No. 169/2016 (07.01.2016): http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/260000-264999/263213/norma.htm
Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 05.01.2018, Ministry of Production, Secretary of Commerce, Resolusion No. 1-E/2018 (04.01.2018): http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/305000-309999/305541/norma.htm
On 8 July 2016, the Argentinian authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain aluminium alloy wheels without tyre, of a kind used in motor vehicles from China (Resolution 169/2016). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 8708.70.90. The complaint was lodged by POLIMETAL SA.
On 5 January 2018, the Argentinian authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject good from China. The rate of duty is ad valorem 36.9% of the declared FOB value. The duty is in force for a period of five years.