ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jul 2012In July 2012, the government of China initiated a new anti-subsidy investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China, Chinese Version Available:
WTO, Committee on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures - Semi-annual report under article 25.11 of the Agreement - China, 28 January 2015, Document G/SCM/N/281/CHN: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=230956,230275,227578,135564,135369,130064,126962,122934,122280,120167&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=6&FullTextHash=
Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China , Announcement 4 of 2014: 20144 , Chinese version: http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201401/20140100466559.shtml
On 20 July 2012, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China released the Notice NO.41 (2012), announcing the initiation of CVD investigation on the Solar-Grade Polysilicon from the US. The HS code in question is 2804.6190.
On 16 September 2013, the Chinese authorities imposed a previsional duty on the subject good from the United States. The rate of duty is 6.5%. Some companies may be exempt from this countervailing duty.
On 20 January 2014, the Chinese authorities imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from the United States. The rate of duty is 2.1%. A number of companies are exempt from this countervailing duty.