ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jun 2011
In June 2011, the government of Brazil initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. A sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed in April 2012 was initiated in April 2017. In March 2018, the definitive duty was extended for a period of five years.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO document G/ADP/N/216/BRA
WTO document G/ADP/N/230/BRA
Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MDIC) press release of 23 April 2012 (in Portuguese): http://www.mdic.gov.br/sitio/interna/noticia.php?area=1¬icia=11481
Camex (Brazil's Foreign Trade Council) resolution no. 24 of 19 April 2012, Official Gazette of 23 April 2012, p. 8 (in Portuguese): http://www.in.gov.br/visualiza/index.jsp?data=23/04/2012&jornal=1&pagina=8&totalArquivos=192
Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex), Resolution No. 18 of 27 March 2018, published in the Official Gazette on 28 March 2018: http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?data=28/03/2018&jornal=515&pagina=11&totalArquivos=194
Brazil has initiated an anti-dumping investigation against metallic magnesium (HS code 8104.1100) from Russia on 7 June 2011.
On 23 April 2012, a definitive anti-dumping duty was imposed of US$ 890.73/t (or 25.2%).
On 20 April 2017, the Brazilian authorities initiated a sunset review of the above antidumping duty imposed on the subject good from Russia (Circular No. 20 of 2017). This review follows a petition lodged by Rima Industrial S.A. The antidumping duty is in force during the period of review.
On 28 March 2018, the Brazilian authorities extended the definitive duty imposed in imports of metallic magnesium from Russia following the conclusion of a sunset review. The rate of duty is USD 890.73 per tonne. The duty is in force for a period of five years.