ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Feb 2017

In February 2017, the Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Bureau of Foreign Trade initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of cylindrical metal drums from Chile. In March 2018, a definitive duty was imposed. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Bureau of Foreign Trade, Resolución 009 of 30 January 2017, published in the Official Journal of the Republic of Colombia No. 50,136 of February 3, 2017: http://www.mincit.gov.co/loader.php?lServicio=Documentos&lFuncion=verPdf&id=80252&name=Res_Apertura_009_del_30_de_enero_de_2017._Tambores_Metalicos_Cilindricos.__Chile.pdf&prefijo=file
Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Bureau of Foreign Trade, Resolución 058 of 27 April 2017, published in the Official Journal of the Republic of Colombia No. 50,222 of 3 May 2017: http://www.mincit.gov.co/loader.php?lServicio=Documentos&lFuncion=verPdf&id=81060&name=Resolucion_058_de_27_de_abril_2017_-_Determinacion_Preliminar.pdf&prefijo=file
Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Bureau of Foreign Trade, Resolución 055 of 21 March 2018, published in the Official Journal of the Republic of Colombia No. 50,543 of 22 March 2018: http://www.mincit.gov.co/loader.php?lServicio=Documentos&lFuncion=verPdf&id=83552&name=20180321_RESOLUCION_055_DEL_21_DE_MARZO_TAMBORES.PDF&prefijo=file

Inception date: 22 Mar 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

The antidumping investigation was initiated on 3 February 2017. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: 7310.10.00. The investigation follows the application lodged by GREIF COLOMBIA S.A.

On 3 May 2017, the Colombian authorities decided to continue the investigation without the imposition of provisional duties.

On 22 March 2018, the Colombian authorities imposed a definitive duty on imports of cylindrical metal drums from Chile. The rate of duty is ad valorem 10.35% of the FOB value. The duty is imposed for a period of 5 years. 

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