ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Apr 2009In April 2009, the government of India initiated a new safeguard investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
On 28 June 2010, the Ministry of Finance, Government of India, vide Notification 72/2010, extended the safeguard duty on Soda Ash imported from China at a reduced rate of 16% ad valorem. The rate earlier was 20% ad valorem.
The affected HS code is - 2836.20.00
The duty has been imposed until 19 April 2011, and is based on a review of the final findings published 13 April 2010. Provisional safeguard duties had been imposed on 20 April 2009 and definitive duties had been imposed on 5 November 2009.