ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Apr 2010In April 2010, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Initiation of Anti Dumping investigation on imports of Hot Rolled Flat Products of Stainless Steel originating in or exported from European Union, Korea RP, South Africa, Taiwan and USA, 12.04.2010:
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Final Findings, Anti dumping investigation concerning imports of Hot Rolled Flat Products of Stainless Steel of ASTM Grade 304 with all its variants, originating in or exported from European Union, Korea RP, South Africa, Taiwan and USA, 11.10.2011: http://commerce.nic.in/DOC/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_Hot_Rolled_Flat_Products_Stainless_Steel_EuropeanUnion_KoreaRP_SouthAfrica_Taiwan_USA.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 104/2011-Customs, 25.11.2011:
On April 12, 2010, the Indian authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of hot rolled flat products of stainless steel from Chinese Taipei, the European Union, South Africa, the Republic of Korea and the United States of America.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7219.1100, 7219.1200, 7219.1300, 7219.1400, 7219.2100, 7219.2200, 7219.2300, 7219.2400, 7220.1100 and 7220.1200.
On October 11, 2011, the Indian authorities issued their final findings and recommended the imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty. This definitive duty was imposed on November 25, 2011 (Notification No. 104/2011-Customs, 25.11.2011). The amount of the duty imposed on imports from Chinese Taipei is USD 683.95 per metric ton, at the exception of the company Yieh United Steel Corporation whose exports are subject to a duty of USD 432.44 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in the European Union is USD 649.55 per metric ton, at the exception of the companies Acerinox SA (Spain) and Outokumpu Stainless OY (Finland) whose exports are not subject to the payment of an anti-dumping duty. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in South Africa ranges from USD 160.14 to USD 1130.28 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating from the United States of America is USD 165.32 per metric ton. No anti-dumping duty was imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea. This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.