ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Jul 2011

In July 2011, the government of Turkey initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed. In July 2012, the definitive duty was extended on imports of the subject good from China. In December 2014, a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from Viet Nam was imposed following an anti-circumvention investigation. In July 2017, a sunset review was initiated and the duty was extended in May 2018. In June 2018, the definitive duty was extended to imports of the subject good from Iran following the conclusion of an anti-circumvention investigation.  

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

3

  • 3 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 28008, 28.07.2011, Notification No. 2011/13, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2011/13:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2011/07/20110728-6.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 28349, 10.07.2012, Notification No. 2012/14, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2012/14:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2012/07/20120710-10.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 26289, 14.09.2006, Notification No. 2006/25, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2006/25:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2006/09/20060914-10.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29203, 12.12.2014, Notification No. 2014/42, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/42:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/12/20141212-5.htm


Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29203, 12.12.2014, Notification No. 2014/42, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/42:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/12/20141212-5.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29627, 17.02.2016, Communiqu? No. 2016/04, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2016/02/20160217-8.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30115, 05.07.2017, Notification No. 2017/15, İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2017/07/20170705-5.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30430, 24.05.2018, Notification No. 2018/19: İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2018/05/20180524-5.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30264, 08.12.2018, Notification No. 2017/28: İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2017/12/20171208-4.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30453, 19.06.2018, Notification No. 2018/25: İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2018/06/20180619-9.htm

Inception date: 10 Jul 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 28, 2011, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of granites from China (Notification 2011/13).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 6802.23 and 6802.93.
 
On July 10, 2012, the Turkish authorities decided upon the continuation for a period of five years of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of the above-mentioned products originating in China (Notification 2012/14). The amount of the duty is USD 174 per metric ton.
 
The original anti-dumping duty was imposed on September 14, 2006 (Notification 2006/25).
 
On December 12, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-circumvention investigation on imports of granites from Vietnam (Notification 2014/42) (see measure 8469).

On 5 July 2017, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of granites from China. This follows the application lodged by Derya Granit ve Mermer San. Dış Tic. Ltd. Şti., Granitaş Granit Sanayi ve Pazarlama A.Ş., Granitaş Anadolu Granitleri San. ve Tic. A.Ş., Granitürk İnşaat Maden Nakliye Turizm Akaryakıt Kömür Gıda San. ve Tic. A.Ş. and Van Mermer ve Madencilik Sanayi A.Ş. The definitive antidumping duty will remain in force for the duration of the investigation.

On 24 May 2018, the Turkish authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty is USD 174 per ton.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 17 Feb 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-circumvention

On December 12, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-circumvention investigation on imports of granites from Vietnam (Notification 2014/42).
This investigation follows suspicion that the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed by Notification 2012/14 dated July 10, 2012 on imports of the same products originating in China might be circumvented (see related intervention).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 6802.23 and 6802.93.

On 17 February 2016, the Turkish authorities decided upon the extension of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of granites from China (see related intervention) to imports of the same products originating in Vietnam(Communiqué No. 2016/04).
The rate of the duty is USD 174 per ton for imports originating from Viet Nam with the exception of the companies Dong Granite Stone Co. and Enterprise 380 Phu Tai Joint Stock Co. that are not subject to this measure.

On 5 July 2017, the Turkish authorities initiated sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of granites from China. Since the antidumping duty imposed on imports of granites from China was extended to imports of the same products from Viet Nam, the sunset review and its conclusion will hold for this country as well.

On 24 May 2018, the Turkish authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. As such, the duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Viet Nam is also extended.

Inception date: 19 Jun 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-circumvention

On 8 December 2017, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-circumvention investigation on imports of granites from Iran (Notification No. 2017/28). This investigation follows suspicion that the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed by Notification 2012/14 on imports of the same products originating in China might be circumvented (see related intervention). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: 6802.23 and 6802.93. T

On 19 June 2018, the Turkish authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of granites from China (see related intervention) to imports of the same products from Iran (Notification No. 2018/25). The rate of the duty is USD 174 per ton.