ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Dec 2019

In December 2019, the Indian authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of mono ethylene glycol from Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Singapore. The investigation is still in progress.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 0 harmful
  • 2 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, File No. 6/29/2019-DGTR, issued on 9 December 2019: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/Initition%20notification%20of%20Mono%20Ethylene%20Glycoldocx.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, File No. 6/29/2019-DGTR, issued on 6 April 2020: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/MEG%20%28AD%29%20-%20Notification%206th%20April%202020%20.pdf

Inception date: No inception date

Anti-dumping

On 9 December 2019, the Indian authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of mono ethylene glycol from Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Singapore. The products subject to investigation are classified under HS code subheadings 2905.31.00. The investigation follows the applications lodged by Reliance industries Limited.

In April 2020, the Indian authorities terminated the antidumping investigation on imports of the subject good from Saudi Arabia without the imposition of duties, see related intervention. The investigation will continue as so far as it relates to Oman, the UAE, Singapore and Kuwait. 

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: No inception date

Anti-dumping

On 9 December 2019, the Indian authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of mono ethylene glycol (HS code 2905.31.00) from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, the UAE and Singapore. The investigation follows the applications lodged by Reliance industries Limited.

On 6 April 2020, the Indian authorities terminated the antidumping investigation on imports of the subject good from Saudi Arabia without the imposition of duties. This follows the applicant's request to terminate the investigation submitted on 21 February 2020 to the Indian authrories. The investigation will continue as so far as it relates to Oman, the UAE, Singapore and Kuwait, see related intervention.