ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Jul 2009

In July 2009, the government of Turkey initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. In May 2010 definitive duties were imposed. In December 2013 the definitive duty was extended to import from a number of countries following an anti-circumvention investigation.
 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

3

  • 2 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27299, 25.07.2009, Notification No. 2009/22, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2009/22:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2009/07/20090725-12.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27589, 23.05.2010, Notification No. 2010/13, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2010/13:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2010/05/20100523-7.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29364, 23.05.2015, Notification No. 2015/14, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2015/14:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2015/05/20150523-12.htm

Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29747, 19.06.2016, Notification No. 2016/19: ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2016/06/20160619-1.htm




WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Turkey, 24.01.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/TUR):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=%40Symbol%3d+g%2fadp%2fn%2f*+and++%40Symbol%3d+tur&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#


Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30355, 09.03.2018, Notification No. 2018/09: İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2018/03/20180309-6.htm

Inception date: 23 May 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 25th, 2009, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of articulated link chains (and parts thereof) from China (Notification 2009/22, 25.07.2009).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7315.1190, 7315.1200 and 7315.1900.
The complaint was lodged by Zimas Zincir ve Makine Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.

On May 23rd, 2010, the Turkish authorities imposed an anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products originating in China (Notification 2010/13, 23.05.2010). The amount of the duty is USD 1,200 per metric ton.

On December 14th, 2012, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-circumvention investigation on imports originating in Chinese Taipei, Malaysia and South Korea (see measure 6612). A definitive duty was imposed on December 12th, 2013.

On May 23rd, 2015, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on May 23rd, 2010 (Notification 2015/14, 23.05.2015). It follows the application for a review lodged by Zimas Zincir ve Makina San. Tic. A.S.
 
On 19 June 2016, the Turkish authorities extended the anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned products from China following the aforementioned sunset review (Notification 2016/19, 19.06.2016). The amount of duty imposed is the same as stated above, i.e. USD 1,200 per metric ton.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 12 Dec 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-circumvention

 

On December 14, 2012, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-circumvention investigation on imports of articulated link chain and parts thereof from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia and South Korea.
This investigation follows suspicion that the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of articulated chains from China might be circumvented.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7315.1190, 7315.1200 and 7315.1900.
On December 12, 2013, the Turkish authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of articulated link chain and parts thereof from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia and South Korea. The amount of the duty is USD 1200 per metric ton, regardless of the country goods originate in.
Inception date: No inception date

Anti-circumvention

On 9 March 2018, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-circumvention investigation on imports of articulated link chain from India, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Spain (Notification 2018/09). The investigation follows suspicion that the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of articulated chains from China might be circumvented. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7315.11.90.00.11 , 7315.11.90.00.19, 7315.12.00.00.11, 7315.12.00.00.19 and 7315.19.00.00.00. This investigation follows the application lodged by Tosyalı Makina San. and Tic. Ltd. Şti.