ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Aug 2013

In August 2013, the government of Australia initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Anti-Dumping Notice No. 2013/68, 28.08.2013:
http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/documents/003-ADN2013-68Initiationofaninvestigationintoallegeddumpingofwindtowers.pdf
Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Consideration Report No. 221, Application for a Dumping Duty Notice, Wind Towers exported from China and Korea, 26.08.2013:
http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/documents/002-CON221.pdf
Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Anti-Dumping Notice No. 2013/95, 06.12.2013:
http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/documents/019-ADN2013-95.pdf
Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Preliminary Affirmative Determination Report No. 221, 06.12.2013:
http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/documents/018-PAD221.pdf
Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Notice of the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry's Decision, Findings in relation to a Dumping Investigation - Wind towers exported from the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea (14.04.2014), published in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on April 16, 2014:
http://www.comlaw.gov.au/Details/C2014G00627
Commonwealth of Australia, Anti-Dumping Commission, Anti-Dumping Notice No. 2014/33, 16.04.2014:
http://www.adcommission.gov.au/cases/documents/041-ADN-No201433-Findingsinrelationtoadumpinginvestigation.pdf


Inception date: 06 Dec 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On August 28, 2013 the Commissioner of the Australian Anti-Dumping Commission initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of wind towers, whether or not tapered, and sections thereof (whether exported assembled or unassembled), and whether or not including an embed being a tower foundation section, from China and Korea (Anti-dumping Notice No. 2013/68, 28.08.2013).
 
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7308.2000, 7308.9000, 8502.3110 and 8502.3190.
 
The complaint was lodged on August 6, 2013 by Haywards Steel Fabrication & Construction and Keppel Prince Engineering Pty Ltd.
 
On December 6, 2013 the Australian authorities decided to impose a provisional anti-dumping duty on the products under investigation (Anti-dumping Notice No. 2013/95, 06.12.2013).
 
The rate of the duty is 12.1% for Korean companies and 16.2% for Chinese companies.
 
On April 14, 2014 the Australian authorities have decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on the products under investigation (Anti-dumping Notice No. 2014/33, 16.04.2014). The rate of the ad valorem duty ranges from 15.0% to 15.6% of the export price for Chinese companies and from 17.2% to 18.8% for Korean companies. Notice of the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry's decision was published in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on April 16, 2014.

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