ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Apr 2011
In April 2011, the government of Argentina initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in October 2012. In October 2017, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended in May 2018.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Argentina, Document No. G/ADP/N/237/ARG, 10 April 2013: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=238349,234944,231346,227603,135091,130979,127415,122681,119257,115967&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=9&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 04.10.2017, Ministry of Production and Labour, Secretariat of Commerce, Resolution No. 510-E/2017 (03.10.2017): http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/280000-284999/280410/norma.htm
Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 24.05.2018, Ministry of Economy and Public Finance, Resolution No. 217/2018 (23.05.2018): http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/310000-314999/310683/norma.htm
On April 7, 2011, the Government of Argentina initiated an anti-dumping investigation on certain manual saw blades from India. This investigation was requested by the Argentinean enterprise Sin Par S.A. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following items of MERCOSUR Harmonized System: 8202.91.00 and 8202.99.90.
On 15 October 2012, the Government of Argentina adopted anti-dumping duties against imports of certain types of saw blades from India. The rate of duty is USD 0.33 per unit.
On 4 October 2017, the Argentinian authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from India. This follows the application lodged by SIN PAR S.A. The duty remains in force for the duration of this investigation.
On 24 May 2018, the Argentinian authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from India following the conclusion of the above sunset review. The rate of duty is USD 0.13 per unit. The measure is in force for a period of five years.