ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jul 2011
In July 2011, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. A sunset review was initiated in June 2017 on the antidumping duty imposed in April 2013. In June 2018, the definitive duty was terminated.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Government of India
Department of Commerce
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
(Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties)
Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi-110011
Dated the 21st July, 2011
Subject: Initiation of Anti-Dumping Duty Investigation concerning imports of
Plain Gypsum Plaster Boards originating in or exported from China PR,
Indonesia, Thailand, and UAE
WTO semi-annual report on antidumping. Document G/ADP/N/230/IND
Ministry of Finance, imposition of definitive duties:
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Case No. SSR 12/2017, file No. - 7/8/2017-DGAD of 5 June 2017: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/Gypsum%20Initiation%20%20Notification.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 26/2017-Customs (ADD), 07.06.2017: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd26-2017.pdf
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - India, Document No. G/ADP/N/314/IND, issued on 4 October 2018: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=248555,248554,248524,248552,248531,248551,248517,248522,248446,248380&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=2&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False
On 21 July 2011, the Indian authorities announced an initiation of anti-dumping investigation concerning imports of plain gypsum plaster boards originating in China, Indonesia, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates.
On 19 March 2012, the Government published preliminary findings and imposed provisional anti-dumping duties on the subject product, to be levied from 7 June 2012.
On 12 April 2013, the Government imposed definitive anti-dumping duties on the subject product. The duties will be in force for a period of five years from the date of imposition of provisional duties.
On 5 June 2017, the Indian Directorate General of Antidumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on the subject good from China, Indonesia, Thailand, and the United Arab Emirates. This follows the application lodged by Saint-Gobain India Private Limited.
On 7 June 2017, in connection with the above sunset review the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification extending the definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from China until and including 6 June 2018.
On 6 June 2018, the Indian authorities terminated the definitive duty imposed on imports of plain gypsum plaster boards originating in China, Indonesia, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates following the conclusion of the sunset review.