ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Dec 2013

In December 2013, the government of Republic of Korea initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed definitive duties in December 2014. In September 2017, a new sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in August 2018. In August 2021, the definitive duty was terminated. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 04.03.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/KOR):
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#
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 09.02.2015 (Document G/ADP/N/265/KOR):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=(@Symbol=%20g/adp/n*%20and%20@Title=%20report*%20and%20semi*%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20%3E=%202015/01/01%2000:00:00%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20%3C=%202015/12/31%2023:59:59%20)&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#


WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Republic of Korea, issued on 12 April 2018, Document No. G/ADP/N/308/KOR: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=244460,238249,234477,231465,227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True

World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement, Korea, G/ADP/N/364/KOR, 19 April 2022: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/SS/directdoc.aspx?filename=q:/G/ADP/N364KOR.pdf

Inception date: 30 Dec 2014 | Removal date: 31 Aug 2021

Anti-dumping

On December 23, 2013, the Korean authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of ethanolamine from Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and the United States of America.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 2922.1100, 2922.1200 and 2922.1300. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013.
On December 30, 2014, the Korean authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of ethanolamine from Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and the United States of America. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Japan is 21.79%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Malaysia is 12.64%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Thailand is 4.36%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the United States of America ranges from 12.43% to 21.79%, depending on the company.

On 4 September 2017, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and the United States of America.

On 31 August 2018, the Korean authorities issued a regulation extending the definitive duty imposed on imports of ethanolamine from Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and the United States of America following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of the duty on imports from Japan is 21.79%. The rate of the duty on imports from Malaysia is 12.64%. The rate of the duty on imports from Thailand is 18.15%. The rate of the duty on imports from the United States ranges from 14.47% to 21.79% depending on the company.

The definitive duty was terminated on 31 August 2021.

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