ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Mar 2013

In March 2013, the government of China initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 24 of 2013, issued on 10 May 2013 (Chinese version): http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201305/20130500120804.shtml

Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 91 of 2013, issued on 13 December 2013 (Chinese version): http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201312/20131200424034.shtml

Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 34 of 2014, issued on 9 May 2014: http://english.mofcom.gov.cn/article/policyrelease/buwei/201405/20140500591737.shtml


Inception date: 17 Dec 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On 10 May 2013, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China issued Announcement No. 24 of 2013 initiating an anti-dumping investigation on certain alloy-steel seamless tubes and pipes for high temperature and pressure service from the EU, Japan and the United States. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 7304.51.10, 7304.51.90, 7304.59.10 and 7304.59.90. The complaint was lodged on 22 March 2013 by Inner Mongolia North Heavy Industries Group Co., Ltd.
 
On 17 December 2013, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China imposed a preliminary anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject product from the European Union, Japan and the United States (Announcement No. 91 of 2013). The rate of duty on imports from the European Union is between 11.4% and 44.2% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Japan is 36.6%. The rate of duty on imports from the United States is 9.2% or 39% depending on the company.
 
On 10 May 2014, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China imposed a definitive duty on imports of subject good from the European Union and the United States (Announcement No. 34 of 2014). The investigation was terminated concerning imports from Japan without the imposition of definitive duties. The rate of duty on imports from the European Union is 13% or 13.2% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from the United States is 14.1%. The measure is in force for a period of five years.

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