ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Aug 2012

In August 2012, the government of Thailand initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed a definitive duty in December 2013. In December 2018, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in December 2019. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO semi-annual report on antidumping. Document: G/ADP/N/237/THA
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Thailand, 07.04.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/THA):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=(@Symbol=%20g/adp/n*%20and%20@Title=%20report*%20and%20semi*%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20>=%202014/01/01%2000:00:00%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20<=%202014/12/31%2023:59:59%20)&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#


WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Thailand, document No. G/ADP/N/322/THA, issued on 1 April 2019: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=252851,252840,252768,252772,252757,252695,252559,252422,252409,252366&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=3&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - 1 January - 30 June 2019 - Thailand, Document No. G/ADP/N/328/THA, issued on 3 October 2019: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=257398,257371,257338,257267,257281,257266,257332,257237,257221,257222&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=1&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - 01 July - 31 December 2019 - Thailand, Document No. G/ADP/N/335/THA, issued on 11 February 2020: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=261208,261166,261110,261091,261096,261095,261085,260999,260998,261031&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=1&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=False

Inception date: 10 Dec 2013 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On August 17, 2012, the Thai authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of flat cold-rolled stainless steel from China. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7219.3200, 7219.3300, 7219.3400, 7219.3500, 7219.9000, 7220.2010, 7220.2090, 7220.9010 and 7220.9090. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012.

On December 10, 2013, the Thai authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of flat cold-rolled stainless steel from China. The rate of duty ranges from 8.50% to 33.32%, depending on the exporting company.

On 6 December 2018, the Thai authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheadings: 7219.32.00, 7219.33.00, 7219.34.00, 7219.35.00, 7220.20.10 and 7220.20.90.

On 10 December 2018, the definitive duty was extended for the duration of the sunset review. 

On 3 December 2019, the Thai authorities issued a notice extending the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of flat cold-rolled stainless steel from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty is between 8.5% and 33.32%. The duty entered into force on 4 December 2019 for a period of five years. 

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