ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Aug 2012

In August 2012, the government of India initiated a sunset review and extended the duty in October 2013. In May 2018, a sunset review was initiated. The definitive duty was terminated in April 2019. In June 2019, the Indian High Court of Gujarat rescinded the termination issued in April 2019.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Initiation of Sunset Review of Anti-dumping Duty imposed on imports of Paracetamol, originating in or exported from China PR, 28.08.2012:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_SSR_2_paracetamol_ChinaPR.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Final Findings, Sunset Review of the Anti-dumping Duty imposed on imports of Paracetamol, originating in or exported from China PR, 26.08.2013:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_SSR_2_paracetamol_ChinaPR.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 26/2013-Customs (ADD), 28.10.2013:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2013/cs-add2013/csadd-26-2013.htm
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, India, 15.04.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/IND):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=(%40Symbol%3d+g%2fadp%2fn*+and+%40Title%3d+report*+and+semi*+)+and+(+%40DocumentDate+%3e%3d+2014%2f01%2f01+00%3a00%3a00+)+and+(+%40DocumentDate+%3c%3d+2014%2f12%2f31+23%3a59%3a59+)&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#


Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Trade Remedies, File No. 07/16/2018-DGAD, 24 May 2018: http://www.dgtr.gov.in/sites/default/files/final%20initiation%20para.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 39/2018-Customs (ADD), 20.08.2018: http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2018/cs-add2018/csadd39-2018.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 19/2019-Customs (ADD), 16.04.2019: http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2019/cs-add2019/csadd19-2019.pdf;jsessionid=2AD00C9BB6540218124BC9099AE968FC
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 22/2019-Customs (ADD), 10.06.2019: http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2019/cs-add2019/csadd22-2019.pdf;jsessionid=61EBA7687968C9854D2E1310236F1DD3
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 26/2019-Customs (ADD), 24.06.2019: http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2019/cs-add2019/csadd26-2019.pdf;jsessionid=A2A9FFDFED86C634D8232DDF13C1A5F0
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 27/2019-Customs (ADD), 12.07.2019: http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2019/cs-add2019/csadd27n-2019.pdf;jsessionid=7C9E0E197DDD032637639197A5D51040

Inception date: 28 Oct 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On August 28, 2012, the Indian authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of paracetamol from China.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 2922.2933.
On August 26, 2013, the Indian authorities decided to revise and extend the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of paracetamol from China. The amount of the duty is USD 787 per metric ton. This duty entered into force on October 28, 2013.

On 24 May 2018, the Indian authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China. This follows the application lodged by Sri Krishna Pharmaceuticals Ltd and Farmson Pharmaceutical Gujarat Pvt Ltd. 

On 20 August 2018, in connection with the above sunset review, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification extending the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of paracetamol from China until 26 April 2019.

On 16 April 2019, the Indian authorities terminated the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of paracetamol from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. 

On 10 June 2019, the Indian High Court of Gujarat rescinded Notification No.19/2019-Customs (ADD) of 16 April 2019 thereby revoking the termination of definitive duties. The court extended the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good until 24 June 2019. 

On 24 June 2019, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued Notification No. 26/2019-Customs (ADD) extending the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of paracetamol from China until 9 July 2019. This follows the order issued by the Indian High Court on 20 June 2019.

On 12 July 2019, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued Notification No. 27/2019-Customs (ADD) extending the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of paracetamol from China until 27 October 2019. 

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