ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jun 2012In February 2012, the government of Brazil initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Minist?rio do Desenvolvimento, Ind?stria e Com?rcio Exterior Secretaria de Com?rcio Exterior, Circular No. 26 of 19 June 2012, published in the Federal Official Gazette on 21 June 2012: http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1341242944.pdf
Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex), Resolution No. 94 of 1 November 2013, (published in the Official Gazette on 4 November 2013): http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1142
On 21 June 2012, the Brazilian authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel seamless tubes used for oil and gas pipelines from China (Circular No. 26 of 19 June 2012). The products subject to investigation are classified under HS codes subheading: 7304.19.00. The complaint was lodged on 29 February 2012 by Vallourec & Mannesmann Tubes - V&M do Brasil S.A.
On 4 November 2013, the Brazilian authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products from China (Camex Resolution No. 94, 01.11.2013). The rate of the duty is USD 778.99 or 835.47 per tonne depending on the company. The duty is in force for a period of five years.