ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Jul 2009

In July 2009, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 27 Jun 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

 
On July 17, 2009, the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel forged mill rolls from Ukraine (Decree No. 658, July 17, 2009). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 8455.3031 and 8455.3039.

The complaint was lodged by (Uralmashplant) and - (ORMETO-YuUMZ), which have a share of 84.6% in the domestic production of the goods that are subject to the anti-dumping investigation. The investigation started on July 22, 2009.
 
On May 20, 2011, the Government of the Russian Federation decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of steel forged mill rolls from Ukraine (Decree No. 406 'On measures to protect the economic interests of Russian producers of steel forged rolls for rolling mills ", May 20, 2011). The rate of the duty is 26% of the customs value. Decree No. 406 was published in the Rossiyskaya Gazeta No. 113 on May 27, 2011 and entered into force one month after its publication, i.e. on June 27, 2011. This duty should remain into force for a period of three years.
 
On December 9, 2011, the Eurasian Economic Commission took over Decree No. 406 of the Russian government and imposed an anti-dumping duty of 26% of the customs value on imports of steel forged mill rolls from Ukraine (Decision No. 904, December 9, 2011). This duty is applicable until June 26, 2014.
 
On February 21, 2014, the Eurasian Economic Commission decided to initiate a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed by Decision No. 904 dated December 9, 2011 (Decision No. 4, February 21, 2014). Decision No. 4 was published on February 28, 2014.
 
On May 16, 2014, the Eurasian Economic Commission decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping duty imposed by Decision No. 904 in December 2011 pending the outcome of the review (up to February 27, 2015).
 
On 28 February 2015, the Board of the Eurasian Economic Union extended the definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of steel forged mill rolls from Ukraine following the conclusion of the above sunset review (Decision No. 3 of 20 January 2015).The rate of duty is 26% of the customs value. The goods subject to duties are classified under the following HS code subheadings: 8455 30 310 1, 8455 30 310 9, 8455 30 390 1, 8455 30 390 9. The measure is in force between 28 February 2015 and 25 June 2019.

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