ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Feb 2011
In February 2011, the government of Mexico initiated a new anti-subsidy investigation and in August 2012 a definitive countervailing duty was imposed. In August 2017, a sunset review was initiated and the duty was extended for a new period in July 2018.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Secretar?a de Econom?a: http://www.iqom.com.mx/documents/0211/DOF%2024feb11%20dicloxacilina.pdf
World Trade Organization, Committee on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures - Semi-annual report under article 25.11 of the Agreement - Mexico, 14 March 2013 (Document G/SCM/N/250/MEX): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=119193,117772,115498,85884,98957,95182,63312,63298,88572,107995&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=2&FullTextHash=
Diario Oficial de la Federación, DOF 08.08.2017, Ministry of Economy, Resolución por la que se declara el inicio del examen de vigencia de la cuota compensatoria impuesta a las importaciones de dicloxacilina sódica originarias de la República de la India, independientemente del país de procedencia: http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5493103&fecha=08/08/2017
Diario Oficial de la Federación, DOF 02.07.2018, Ministry of Economy, Resolución Final del examen de vigencia de la cuota compensatoria impuesta a las importaciones de dicloxacilina sódica originarias de la República de la India, independientemente del país de procedencia: https://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5529695&fecha=02/07/2018
On 24 February 2011, the Government of Mexico initiated a countervailing duty investigation on dicloxacillin sodium from India. This investigation was requested by the Mexican producer Fersinsa GB, S.A. de C.V.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following items of Mexico's Harmonized System: 2941.10.08.
On 2 April 2012, the Mexican authorities imposed a provisional countervailing duty on imports of the subject good from India. The rate of duty is 72.9%.
On 17 August 2012, the Mexican authorities imposed a definitive countervailing duty on import of the subject good from India. The rate of duty is 64.9%.
On 9 August 2017, the Mexican authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive countervailing duty imposed on imports of the subject good from India. This follows the request lodged on 12 July 2017 by Fersinsa GB, S.A. de C.V. The existing countervailing measure remains in force during the review.
On 2 July 2018, the Mexican authorities extended the definitive duty imposed on imports of dicloxacillin sodium from India following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty is 64.9%. The duty is in force for a period of five years from 18 August 2017.