ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Jul 2013
In July 2013, the government of Brazil initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in July 2014. In July 2019, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in June 2020.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, Issue No. 144, 29.07.2013, Minist?rio do Desenvolvimento, Ind?stria e Com?rcio Exterior, Secretaria de Com?rcio Exterior, Circular No. 41 (26.07.2013), from p. 186:
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, Issue No. 126, 04.07.2014, Conselho de Governo, C?mara de Com?rcio Exterior, Resolu??o No. 47 (03.06.2014), from p. 29:
Secretary for Foreign Trade of the Brazilian Ministry of Economy, Circular No. 39 of 28 June 2019, published in the Federal Official Gazette on 1 July 2019: http://www.in.gov.br/en/web/dou/-/circular-no-39-de-28-de-junho-de-2019-180696697
Ministry of Economy, CAMEX Resolution 64 of 23 June 2020, issued on the Federal Official Gazette on 25 June 2020: http://www.in.gov.br/web/dou/-/resolucao-n-64-de-23-de-junho-de-2020-263401944
On July 26, 2013, the Secretary for Foreign Trade of the Brazilian Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of refractory ceramic filters from China (Circular No. 41, 26.07.2013). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 6903.9091 and 6903.9099. The complaint was lodged on April 30, 2013 by Foseco Industrial e Comercial Ltda. The investigation started on the day of the publication of the circular in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on July 29, 2013.
On June 3, 2014, the Brazilian authorities decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of refractory ceramic filters from China (Resolution No. 47, 03.06.2014). The amount of duty is USD 6.06 per kilogram. This definitive duty entered into force on the day of the publication of the resolution in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on July 4, 2014, and is applicable for a period of five years.
On 1 July 2019, the Brazilian authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China. This follows the application lodged on 22 February 2019 by Foseco Industrial e Comercial Ltda. The duty will remain in force for the duration of the review.
On 25 June 2020, the Brazilian authorities extended the definitive duty on imports of refractory ceramic filters from China. The rate of duty is USD 1.66 or 3.88 per kg. The duty is in force for a period of five years.