ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jun 2013

In June 2013, the government of Australia initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Australian Government, Productivity Commission:
http://www.pc.gov.au/projects/inquiry/tomato-safeguards
Australian Government, Productivity Commission, Safeguards Inquiry into the Import of Processed Tomato Products, Inquiry Report (20.12.2013):
http://www.pc.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0013/131251/tomato-safeguards.pdf
Australian Government, Minister for Trade and Investment, Productivity Commission Safeguards Inquiries into Imported Processed Fruit and Tomato Products - Final Reports, Media Release (20.12.2013):
http://trademinister.gov.au/releases/2013/ar_mr_131220.html


Inception date: No inception date

Safeguard

On 21 June 2013, the Australian Government announced the initiation of a safeguard investigation on processed tomato products.
The HS code in question is 2002.1000.
On December 20, 2013, the Productivity Commission released its inquiry report and found that safeguard measures on imports of processed tomato products are not warranted.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS