ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Apr 2011
In April 2011, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in December 2012. A sunset review was initiated in December 2017.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - India, Document G/ADP/N/237/IND of 27 March 2013: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=126953,124025,119146,116452,115798,96572,52558,75764,88099,55851&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=4&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, file No.7/19/2017-DGAD of 11 December 2017: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/Initiation%20Notification-PAN.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 56/2017-Customs (ADD), 21.12.2017: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd56-2017.pdf
On 29 April 2011, the Indian authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation concerning imports of phthalic anhydride originating in Israel, Republic of Korea and in Chinese Taipei. The products subject to investigation are classified under HS code 2917.3500.
On 24 December 2012, the Indian authorities imposed definitive anti-dumping duties on imports of the subject product from Israel, Republic of Korea and in Chinese Taipei. The rate of duty on import from Israel is between US$ 17.99 and 139.76 per tonne. The rate of duty on import from The rate of duty on import from the Republic of Korea is between US $ 0.0 and 91.12 per tonne. The rate of duty on import from Chinese Taipei is between US$ 63.33 and 150.88 per tonne.
On 11 December 2017, the Indian authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Israel, Republic of Korea and in Chinese Taipei. This follows the application lodged by IG Petrochemicals Ltd. and Thirumalai Chemicals Ltd.
On 21 December 2017, in connection with the above sunset review, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification extending the period of imposition of the definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from Israel, Republic of Korea and in Chinese Taipei until 23 December 2018.