ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Nov 2008

In November 2008, the government of China initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed a definitive duty in October 2020. In October 2014, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended on import from France, Italy, Chinese Taipei and the United States whilst the duty was terminated on imports from the United Kingdom. In October 2020, a sunset review was initiated on imports from the United States whilst the definitive duty was terminated on imports from Italy,. France and Chinese Taipei. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

3

  • 3 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 62 of 2014 on Expiry Review Investigations of Anti-dumping Measures against Imports of Polyamide-6,6 Chips Originated in the U.S., Italy, the U.K., France and Taiwan Region, English Version:
http://english.mofcom.gov.cn/article/policyrelease/buwei/201412/20141200831623.shtml
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, China, 19.03.2010 (Document G/ADP/N/195/CHN):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=%40Symbol%3d+g%2fadp%2fn%2f*+and++%40Symbol%3d+chn&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#
Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 37 of 2015 on Ruling on Expiry Review of Anti-dumping Measures Against Imports of Polyamide-6,6 Chips Originated in the U.S., Italy, the U.K., France and Taiwan Region, English Version:
http://english.mofcom.gov.cn/article/policyrelease/buwei/201510/20151001139422.shtml
Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 37 of 2015, Chinese Version:
http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201510/20151001130878.shtml
Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 42 of 2020, 商务部公告2020年第42号 关于对原产于美国的进口聚酰胺-6,6切片反倾销措施发起期终复审调查的公告, published on 12 October 2020: http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/202010/20201003006960.shtml

Inception date: 25 Jun 2009 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On June 26, 2009 China established preliminary anti-dumping duty on imports of Polyamide 6.6 originating in USA as well as Italy, UK, France and Chinese Taipei (see related interventions) following the investigation initiated following November 17, 2008. The anti-dumping duty is 37.5% ad valorem for Chinese Taipei, 33.7% for France, 28.8% for UK, 10.9-20.9 for Italy and 20.2-34.4 for the United States. 
 
On October 12, 2009 China imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of Polyamide-6, 6 originating in the United States as well as Italy, France, United Kingdom and Taiwan (see related intervention). The duty entered into force on October 13, 2009 and will remain applicable for 5 years.
 
On October 10th, 2014, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided to initiate a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyamide-6.6 chips from the United States as well as Chinese Taipei, France, Italy, the United Kingdom (see related interventions) (MOFCOM Announcement No. 62 of 2014, 10.10.2014).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 3908.1011.
It follows the application for a review lodged on August 12th, 2014 by Pingdingshan Shenma Engineering Plastics Co., Ltd. on behalf of the domestic industry.
The investigation started on October 13th, 2014 and shall end before October 13th, 2015. The existing anti-dumping duty remains in force during the review.
 
On October 12th, 2015, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyamide-6.6 chips from the United States as well as Chinese Taipei, France, and Italy (see related intervention) (MOFCOM Announcement No. 37 of 2015, 12.10.2015). The duty imposed in 2009 by MOFCOM Announcement No. 79 of 2009 is not modified.
This duty entered into force on October 13th, 2015 and shall remain in force for a period of five years.
The measure was not extended concerning imports originating in the United Kingdom. Therefore, the measure expired on October 13th, 2015 as far as the United Kingdom as affected trading partner is concerned.

On 12 October 2020, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China a sunset review of the definitive duty on import of polyamide-6, 6 chips from the United States. The review follows the application lodged on 12 August 2020 by Pingdingshan Shenma Engineering Plastics Co., Ltd.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 25 Jun 2009 | Removal date: 12 Oct 2020

Anti-dumping

On June 26, 2009 China imposed a provisional antidumping duty on imports of polyamide 6.6 chips from Italy, France and Chinese Taipei as well as the United States and the United Kingdom (see related interventions) following an investigation initiated following November 17, 2008. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 3908.1011. The anti-dumping duty is 37.5% ad valorem for Chinese Taipei, 33.7% for France, 10.9-20.9 for Italy.
 
On October 12, 2009 China imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of Polyamide-6, 6 from Italy, France and Chinese Taipei as well as the United States and the United Kingdom (see related interventions). The duty entered into force on October 13, 2009 and will remain applicable for 5 years.
 
On October 10th, 2014, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided to initiate a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyamide-6.6 chips from Italy, France and Chinese Taipei as well as the United States and the United Kingdom (see related interventions) (MOFCOM Announcement No. 62 of 2014, 10.10.2014). It follows the application for a review lodged on August 12th, 2014 by Pingdingshan Shenma Engineering Plastics Co., Ltd. on behalf of the domestic industry. The investigation started on October 13th, 2014 and shall end before October 13th, 2015. The existing anti-dumping duty remains in force during the review.
 
On October 12th, 2015, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyamide-6.6 chips from Italy, France and Chinese Taipei as well as the United States (see related intervention) (MOFCOM Announcement No. 37 of 2015, 12.10.2015). The duty imposed in 2009 by MOFCOM Announcement No. 79 of 2009 is not modified. This duty entered into force on October 13th, 2015 and shall remain in force for a period of five years. The measure was not extended concerning imports originating in the United Kingdom, see related intervention.

On 12 October 2020, the Chinese authorities terminated the definitive duty imposed on imports from France, Italy and Chinese Taipei. Additionally, the authorities decided to initiate a sunset review on imposed from the United States, see related intervention.

Inception date: 25 Jun 2009 | Removal date: 12 Oct 2015

Anti-dumping

On June 26, 2009 China imposed a provisional antidumping duty on imports of polyamide 6.6 chips from the United Kingdom as well as Italy, France and Chinese Taipei and the United States (see related interventions) following an investigation initiated following November 17, 2008. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 3908.1011. The anti-dumping duty is 37.5% ad valorem for Chinese Taipei, 33.7% for France, 10.9-20.9 for Italy.
 
On October 12, 2009 China imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of Polyamide-6, 6 from the United Kingdom as well as Italy, France and Chinese Taipei and the United States (see related interventions). The duty entered into force on October 13, 2009 and will remain applicable for 5 years.
 
On October 10th, 2014, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided to initiate a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of the United Kingdom as well as Italy, France and Chinese Taipei and the United States (see related interventions) (MOFCOM Announcement No. 62 of 2014, 10.10.2014). It follows the application for a review lodged on August 12th, 2014 by Pingdingshan Shenma Engineering Plastics Co., Ltd. on behalf of the domestic industry. The investigation started on October 13th, 2014 and shall end before October 13th, 2015. The existing anti-dumping duty remains in force during the review.
 
On October 12th, 2015, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China terminated the definitive duty on imposed of the subject good from the United Kingdom following the conclusion of the sunset review. Additionally, the authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of polyamide-6.6 chips from Italy, France and Chinese Taipei as well as the United States (see related intervention) (MOFCOM Announcement No. 37 of 2015, 12.10.2015).