ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jun 2013

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Official Journal of the Republic of Colombia, 06.08.2013, Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Department of Foreign Trade, Resoluci?n 0173 (01.08.2013):
http://www.iqom.com.mx/documents/1308/130806_decrypted.pdf
http://www.mincit.gov.co/descargar.php?id=67909
Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Department of Foreign Trade, Webpage on '?ngulos de Acero (Perfiles en L)' (last update: 23.04.2014):
http://www.mincit.gov.co/publicaciones.php?id=7596


Inception date: No inception date

Safeguard

On August 1, 2013, the Colombian authorities decided to initiate a safeguard investigation on imports of L-shaped steel profiles (Resolution 0173, 01.08.2013).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 7216.2100.
The complaint was lodged on June 13, 2013 by Sidoc S.A. and Diaco S.A. Resolution 0173 was published in the Official Journal of the Republic of Colombia on August 6, 2013.
On March 31, 2014, the Superior Council of Foreign Trade suggested the Government not to impose safeguard measures on L-shaped steel profiles. Thus, the investigation ended.

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