ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Dec 2016

In December 2016, the European Commission initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of certain cast iron articles from China and India. In January 2018, a definitive duty was imposed.

 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Official Journal of the European Union, Case No. AD637: Notice No. 2016/C 461/07 of 10 December 2016: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:52016XC1210(03)&from=EN
European Commission, Official Journal of the European Union, Case No. AD637: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/1480 of 16 August 2017, published on 17 August 2017: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32017R1480&from=EN
European Commission, Official Journal of the European Union, Case No. AD637: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/140 of 29 January 2018, published on 30 January 2018: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32018R0140&from=EN

Inception date: 18 Aug 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

The antidumping investigation was initiated on 10 December 2016. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: ex 7325 10 00 and ex 7325 99 10. This investigation follows the application lodged on 31 October 2016 by Fondatel Lecompte SA, Ulefos Niemisen Valimo Oy Ltd, Saint-Gobain PAM SA, Fonderies Dechaumont SA, Heinrich Meier Eisengießerei GmbH & Co. KG, Saint-Gobain Construction Products UK Ltd and Fundiciones de Odena SA.

On 18 August 2017, the European Commission imposed a provisional antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from China. The rate of duty is between 25.3% and 42.8% of the net free-at-Union-frontier price before duty depending on the company. The duty is in force for a period of six months. No duty was imposed on imports from India.

On 31 January 2018, the European Commission imposed a definitive antidumping duty on imports of certain cast iron articles from China. The rate of duty is between 15.5% and 38.1% of the net free-at-Union-frontier price before duty depending on the company. The investigation was terminated without the imposition of duties concerning imports of the subject good from India.

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