ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Oct 2011

In October 2011, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Initiation Notification, Initiation of Sunset Review of anti-dumping duty imposed on Sodium Hydrosulphite (SHS) originating in or exported from China PR, 14.10.2011:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_SSR_sodium_Hydrosulphit_chinapr.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Final Findings, Sunset Review Investigation of anti-dumping duty imposed against imports of Sodium
Hydrosulphite (SHS) originating in or exported from China PR, 03.10.2012:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_SSR_sodium_Hydrosulphit_chinapr.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 55/2012-Customs (ADD), 14.12.2012:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2012/cs-add2012/csadd-55-2012.htm
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 114/2001-Customs, 02.11.2001:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2k1/cs114-2k1.htm
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Initiation Notification, Initiation of Sunset Review regarding anti-dumping duty imposed on Sodium Hydrosulphite originating in or exported from China PR, 05.10.2005:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_sodiumhydrosulphit_ssr_chinapr.htm
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Final Findings, Sunset Review of Anti-Dumping duties imposed on imports of Sodium Hydrosulphite (SHS) originating in or exported from China PR, 06.09.2006:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_sodium_hydro_sulphit_chinapr.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 108/2006-Customs, 16.10.2006:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2k6/cs108-2k6.htm


Inception date: 14 Dec 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On October 14, 2011, the Indian authorities initiated a second sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of sodium hydrosulphite (also described as hydrosulphite concentrate, sodium dithionite and sodium hydrosulfite) from China.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS codes: 2832.1020 and 2831.1010.
On October 3, 2012, the Indian authorities issued their final findings of the sunset review. They recommended the continuation of the existing anti-dumping measure.
On December 14, 2012, the Indian authorities issued the notification of extension of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of sodium hydrosulphite from China (Notification No. 55/2012-Customs (ADD), 14.12.2012). The amount of the duty is USD 435.39 per metric ton. This duty is effective for a period of five years.
The original anti-dumping duty was decided on September 13, 2001 and imposed by Notification No. 114/2001-Customs on November 2, 2001. The amount of the duty was USD 294.17 per metric ton, at the exception of the company M/s Guangdong Zhongcheng Chemicals Co. Ltd. whose exports were subject to a duty of USD 216.33 per metric ton.
A first sunset review was already initiated on October 5, 2005 and terminated on September 6, 2006 with the continuation of the duty. The extended duty was imposed by Notification No. 108/2006-Customs on October 16, 2006. For details about the amount of the duty, see table of Notification No. 108/2006-Customs.

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