ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Dec 2010

In December 2010, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and definitive duties were imposed in January 2012. In November 2017, the duty was terminated.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Initiation of Anti Dumping Investigation concerning imports of 'Geogrid/Geostrips/ Geostraps made of Polyester or Glass Fiber in all its forms' (including all widths and lengths) originating in or Exported from China PR, 20.12.2010:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_Geogrid_Geostrips_Geostraps_forms_ChinaPR.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Final Findings, Anti Dumping Investigation concerning imports of 'Geogrid/Geostrips/Geostraps made of Polyester or Glass Fiber in all its forms' (including all widths and lengths) originating in or Exported from China PR, 19.12.2011:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_Geogrid_Geostrips_Geostraps_forms_ChinaPR.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 11/2012-Customs (ADD), 24.01.2012:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2012/cs-add2012/csadd-11-2012.htm

Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, File No. 14/40/2010-DGAD of 23 January 2017: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/geogrid%20eng..compressed.pdf


Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Termination Order, F. No.15/14/2016-DGAD of 9 November 2017: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/TERMINATION%20OF%20GEOGRID%20CASE-compressed.pdf

Inception date: 24 Jan 2012 | Removal date: 09 Nov 2017
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On December 20, 2010, the Indian authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of geogrid/geostrips/geostraps made of polyester or glass fibre, in all its forms including all widths and lengths, from China.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 3902.1000, 3914.0090, 3920.1019, 3926.9099, 5503.4000, 5603.1300, 5603.9400, 5604.1000, 5604.9000, 5608.9090, 5903.1090, 5903.9090, 5911.1000, 5911.3150, 5911.3190, 5911.9090, 7019.4000, 7019.5900, 7019.9010 and 7019.9090.
 
On December 19, 2011, the Indian authorities issued their final findings and recommended the imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty. This definitive duty was imposed on January 24, 2012 (Notification No. 11/2012-Customs (ADD), 24.01.2012). The amount of the duty is USD 0.55 per square metre. This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.
 
On 23 January 2017, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on the subject good from China.

On 9 November 2017, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry terminated the above sunset review following the order of the Hon'ble High Court.