ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Jul 2013

In July 2013, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and in April 2015 a definitive duty was imposed. In August 2019, a sunset review was initiated. In April 2020, the definitive duty was terminated on imports from Australia and Singapore.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Initiation of Anti-dumping investigation concerning imports of Flexible Slabstock Polyol, originating in or exported from Australia, EU and Singapore, 12.07.2013:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/initiation_FSP.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Extension of time period for completing the antidumping investigation, Anti-Dumping investigation concerning imports of Flexible Slabstock Polyol originating in or exported from Australia, EU and Singapore, 23.07.2014:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_Ext_Time_Flexible_Slabstock_Polyol_Australia_EU_Singapore.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Final Findings, Anti-Dumping Investigation concerning import of
'Flexible Slabstock Polyol' originating in or exported from Australia, EU and Singapore, 11.01.2015:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_Flexible_Slabstock_Polyol_Australia_EU_Singapore.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 09/2015-Customs (ADD), 07.04.2015:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2015/cs-add2015/csadd09-2015.htm


Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, File No. 7/12/2019-DGTR, issued on 9 August 2019: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/initiation%20flexible%20scan.pdf

Inception date: 07 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 12, 2013, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of flexible slabstock polyol from Australia, the European Union and Singapore.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 3907.2000.
This follows the application lodged by M/s. Manali Petrochemicals Ltd. on behalf of the domestic industry.
 
On July 23, 2014, the Indian authorities extended the time for completing the investigation up to January 11, 2015.
 
On January 11, 2015, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce, issued its final findings and recommended the imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject goods originating in Australia, the European Union and Singapore.
On April 7, 2015, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing this definitive anti-dumping duty (Notification No. 09/2015-Customs (ADD), 07.04.2015). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Australia is USD 135.96 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in the European Union is USD 154.94 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Singapore is USD 67.79 per metric ton.
This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.

On 9 August 2019, the Indian authorities initiated a sunset review on imports of flexible slabstock polyol from Singapore. This follows the application lodged by Manali Petrochemicals Ltd. No sunset review was initiated on imports of the subject good from Australia and the EU. The definitive duty is set to expire in April 2020 unless extended for a new period. 

On 7 April 2020, the definitive duties imposed on imports of flexible slabstock polyol from Australia and the European Union were terminated. The duties were terminated as they were set to expire unless extended following a sunset review.

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