ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Nov 2012

In November 2012, the government of Republic of Korea initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed definitive duties in October 2013. A sunset review was initiated in May 2016 and the definitive duty was extended in May 2017.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 04.02.2013 (Document G/ADP/N/237/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=231465,227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559,114660,101375,86881&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=7&FullTextHash=

WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 04.03.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=231465,227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559,114660,101375,86881&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=5&FullTextHash=

WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 28.09.2016 (Document G/ADP/N/286/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=231465,231346,231324,231334,231057,231048,231044,231001,231024,231014&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=


World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Republic of Korea, Document G/ADP/N/300/KOR, 17 August 2017: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=238249,238210,238071,237984,237855,237851,237816,237817,237680,237598&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False

Inception date: 18 Oct 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On November 9, 2012, the Korean authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of plywood from China. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 4412.3100 and 4412.3200.
 
On October 18, 2013, the Korean authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of plywood from China. The rate of the duty ranges from 2.42% to 27.21%.
 
On 10 May 2016, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the above anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of plywood from China.

On 8 May 2017, the Republic of Korea extended the definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from China following the conclusion of the above sunset review. The rate of duty is between 4.57% and 27.21%.

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