ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Jun 2012

In May 2012, the government of Argentina initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 01.06.2012, Ministry of Economy and Public Finance, Secretary of Foreign Trade, Resoluci?n No. 50/2012 (30.05.2012):
http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/195000-199999/198109/norma.htm
Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 14.08.2013, Ministry of Economy and Public Finance, Secretary of Foreign Trade, Resoluci?n No. 127/2013 (09.08.2013):
http://www.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/215000-219999/218525/norma.htm
Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, 03.12.2013, Ministry of Economy and Public Finance, Secretary of Foreign Trade, Resoluci?n No. 222/2013 (29.11.2013):
http://infoleg.mecon.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/220000-224999/223176/norma.htm


Inception date: No inception date

Anti-dumping

On May 30, 2012, the Argentinian Ministry of Economy and Public Finance decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of battery boxes (190mm=length=520mm, 120mm=width=290mm, 160mm=height=250mm), with three or six compartments, including lids, caps and cover caps from Brazil (Resolution 50/2012, 30.05.2012).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 8507.9020.
The complaint was lodged by Ingeniería Plástica Rosario S.A. The investigation started on the day following the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal of the Argentinian Republic, i.e. on June 2, 2012.
On August 9, 2013, the Argentinian Ministry of Economy and Public Finance decided to continue the investigation without imposing a provisional anti-dumping duty (Resolution 127/2013, 09.08.2013).
On November 29, 2013, the Argentinian authorities decided to terminate the investigation without imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty (Resolution 222/2013, 29.11.2013).

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