ANNOUNCEMENT 14 May 2009

In May 2009, the government of Argentina initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. The definitive antidumping duty imposed in November 2010 was extended for an additional period of five years in May 2017.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 19 Nov 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On November 19, 2010, the Government of Argentina adopted anti-dumping duties of 143% against tube or pipe fittings of iron or steel from Brazil and 295% applicable to imports of these products from China
The anti-dumping investigation initiated on May 14, 2009, upon request of the Argentinean enterprise DEMA S.A. The products subject to this measure are classified under the following tariff codes of MERCOSUR's common tariff: 7307.19.10 and 7307.19.90. The measure will be in effect for 5 years.
 
On 19 November 2015, the Argentinian authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports above-mentioned products (Resolución 1556/2015, 13.11.2015). This follows the request lodged by DEMA S.A. The duty will remain in force for the duration of this investigation.

On 19 May 2017, the Argentinian authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed by Resolution No. 202/2010 and its clarifications, Resolutions No. 1006/2014 dated December 17, 2014. The definitive duty is extended for a period of five years.

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