ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Apr 2018
In April 2018, Chinese Taipei initiated an anti-subsidy investigation on imports of certain flat-rolled steel products, plated or coated with zinc or zinc-alloys from China. In October 2019, Chinese Taipei imposed a definitive countervailing duty and immediately suspended the duty due to the country's economic interest.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Chinese Taipei, Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance, investigations: https://eweb.customs.gov.tw/cp.aspx?n=0C371CDB1DCA3BF8&s=4DF842E2CCF4306B
Chinese Taipei, Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance, Notification of anti-subsidy investigation, No. 1071008001 of 16 April 2018: http://webfile.customs.gov.tw/Download.ashx?u=LzAwMS9VcGxvYWQvMTYvY2tmaWxlLzNiYjQ2MTVlLTBmNDItNGM3Ni1hNTM5LWU3ZjE3MWQ4Njc2ZS5wZGY%3d&n=MTA3MDQxNuWPsOiyoemXnOWtl%2besrDEwNzEwMDgwMDHomZ%2flhazlkYoucGRm&icon=.pdf
Chinese Taipei, Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance, Customs Notice, The Ministry of Finance decided not to make provisional imposition of a countervailing duty or anti-dumping duty on certain goods from China, issued on 10 June 2019: https://eweb.customs.gov.tw/News_Content.aspx?n=1E1FFDB67EA2E33D&sms=29B28AEDBD5613A6&s=70591277BE15C7D4
Ministry of Finance, Customs Administration, Anti-dumping and Countervailing Duties, Measures in force: https://eweb.customs.gov.tw/News_Content.aspx?n=5ABC82753ADFFA0D&sms=A6C70871ACFCE21C&s=EF85E5FFE1393B08
The anti-subsidy investigation on imports of certain flat-rolled steel products, plated or coated with zinc or zinc-alloys from China was initiated on 16 April 2018. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheadings: 72103000104, 72103000202, 72103000907, 72104100003, 72104900318, 72104900327, 72104900336, 72104900416, 72104900425, 72104900434, 72104900513, 72104900522, 72104900531, 72104900611, 72104900620, 72104900639, 72104900906, 72106100115, 72106100124, 72106100133, 72109090004, 72122000006, 72123000102, 72123000200, 72125090000, 72259100005, 72259200004, 72259910005, 72269910004, and 72269920002.
On 10 June 2019, the Ministry of Finance of Chinese Taipei issued a customs notice deciding to continue the anti-subsidy investigation without the imposition of provisional duties.
On 9 October 2019, the Ministry of Finance of Chinese Taipei imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from China for a period of five years and subsequently suspended the duty on the same day due to the country's economic interest.