ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Nov 2013

In May 2012, the members of SACU initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, South Africa, 03.02.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/ZAF):
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#
International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa, Report No. 466, Termination of the investigation into the alleged dumping of graphite electrodes for use in furnaces, originating in or imported from the People's Republic of China and India:
http://www.itac.org.za/docs/Report%20No.%20466.PDF
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, South Africa, 27.08.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/259/ZAF):
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=%202014/01/01%2000:00:00%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20%3C=%202014/12/31%2023:59:59%20)&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#


Inception date: No inception date

Anti-dumping

On November 22, 2013, the South African authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of graphite electrodes from China and India.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 8545.1100. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between May 1, 2012 and April 30, 2013.
On February 21, 2014, the South African authorities terminated the investigation without imposing a duty after the domestic production of the goods under scrutiny ceased.

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