ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Mar 2011In March 2011, the European Commission initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official Journal of the European Union, 4 July 2012, L 174/5: http://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/docs/2012/july/tradoc_149665.def.and.term.en.L174-2012.pdf
On 26 June 2012, the European Union decided to extend the anti-dumping duties in force against imports of seamless pipes and tubes, of iron or steel, originating in Russia and Ukraine. The Union decided instead to repeal the measures in force on Croatia. The subject goods fall under the HS codes 7304.1100; 7304.1910; 7304.1930; 7304.2200; 7304.2300; 7304.2400; 7304.2910; 7304.2930; 7304.3180; 7304.3958; 7304.3992; 7304.3993; 7304.5189; 7304.5992 and 7304.5993.
The European Commission initiated the anti-dumping review on imports on 29 March 2011. The anti-dumping duty was imposed by the Council Regulation No 2320/97, suspended for a period after 2004 and re-introduced after an interim review by the Regulation No 954/2006.
Update: On 21 December 2012, the European Council decided to amend the decision 585/2012 (mentioned above) and to impose definitive anti-dumping duties on certain imports of seamless steel pipes for on specific company. The anti-dumping duty applicable to imports of the product concerned from the TMK Group is now 28.7%. (1269/2012)