ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jul 2010

In July 2010, the government of Thailand initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 10 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 8, 2011, the Thai authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of painted hot dip galvanized of cold rolled steel and painted hot dip plated or coated with aluminium zinc alloys of cold-rolled steel from China, Chinese Taipei and South Korea.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7210.7010 and 7210.7090. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011.
 
On January 10, 2013, the Thai authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products originating in China, Chinese Taipei and South Korea. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges from 5.56% to 42.88%, depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei ranges from 18.39% to 44.77%, depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in South Korea ranges from 2.51% to 10.25%, depending on the exporting company.
 
On February 11, 2014, the Thai authorities initiated a review of the existing anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of the subject goods originating in China and South Korea.
 
On February 10th, 2015, the Thai authorities concluded the review initiated one year earlier and decided upon the modification of the anti-dumping measure imposed on goods originating in China and South Korea. The new rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China is now 23.24% for all exporting companies. The new rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in South Korea is now 10.70% for all exporting companies.

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