ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Mar 2016

In March 2016, the government of Morocco initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. In September 2017, a definitive antidumping duty was imposed.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Kingdom of Morocco, Secretery of Foreign Trade, Avis Public n? 04/16, Relatif ? l'ouverture d'une enqu?te antidumpi?g sur les importations de r?ftig?t?teurs originaires de Tutquie, de Tha?lande et de Chine, 21.03.2016: http://www.mce.gov.ma/antidumping/document/avis%20public%2004-16.pdf


WTO, Committee on Anti Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Morocco, document No. G/ADP/N/308/MAR, 29 March 2018: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=244657,244587,244460,244462,244413,244383,244381,244330,244197,244182&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=9&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True

Inception date: 18 Apr 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On 21 March 2016, the Moroccan authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of certain household refrigerators from Turkey, Thailand and China. The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code subheadings: 8418.10.00.11; 8418.10.00.19; 8418.21.00.10; 8418.21.00.91; 8418.21.00.99. This follows the application lodged by the Manufacture Nationale pour la Réfrigération et l'Electronique (MANAR).

On 18 April 2017, the Moroccan authorities imposed a provisional antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from Thailand, Turkey and China. The rate of the duty on imports from China is 27.56%. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 18.15%. The rate of duty on imports from Turkey is 16.94%.

On 14 September 2018, the Moroccan authorities imposed a definitive antidumping duty on imports of certain household refrigerators from Turkey, Thailand and China. The rate of the duty on imports from China is 27.56%. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 16.87%. The rate of duty on imports from Turkey is 14.13%.

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