ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jun 2011
In June 2011, the European Commission initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. The investigation was terminated without the imposition of duties in June 2012.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
EU Official Journal:
Notice of initiation of an anti-dumping proceeding concerning imports of tartaric acid originating in the People's Republic of China, limited to one Chinese exporting producer, Hangzhou Bioking Biochemical Engineering Co., Ltd.
EU Official Journal: http://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/docs/2012/june/tradoc_149522.term.en.L144-2012.pdf
On 27 July 2011 the European Commission issued a notice of initiation of anti-dumping investigation concerning imports of tartaric acid from a Chinese company called Hangzhou Bioking. The complaint was lodged on 15 June 2011 by Distillerie Bonollo SpA, Industria Chimica Valenzana SpA, Distilleria Mazzari SpA, Caviro Distillerie S.r.l. and Comercial Quimica Sarasa s.l. representing more than 50 % of the total production of tartaric acid in the European Union.
On 4 June 2012 the Commission issued a notice of termination of the proceeding without the imposition of duties.