ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Nov 2019

In November 2019, the Indian authorities initiated an anti-subsidy investigation on imports of fibreboards from Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Viet Nam. The investigation is still in progress.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, File No. 6/17/2019-DGTR-DGTR, 5 November 2019: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/Initiation%20Notification_Fiberboards.pdf

Inception date: No inception date

Anti-subsidy

On 5 November 2019, the Directorate General of Trade Remedies initiated an anti-subsidy investigation on imports of fibreboards from Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Viet Nam. The products subject to investigation are classified under HS code 4411. The investigation follows the application lodged by Greenply Industries Limited/ Greenpanel Industries Limited,
Century Plyboards (India) Ltd and Rushil Decor Limited.

AFFECTED SECTORS