ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2012
In February 2013, the government of Chinese Taipei initiated a new anti-dumping investigation. A definitive duty was imposed in January 2014. In August 2018, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in August 2019.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Chinese Taipei, 27.01.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/252/TPKM):
Chinese Taipei, International Trade Commission, Ministry of Economic Affairs, ITC Makes an Affirmative Final Injury Determination in the Antidumping Duty Case Concerning Certain Cold-rolled Stainless Steel Products, 10.01.2014:
Chinese Taipei, Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance:
Chinese Taipei, Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance: https://eweb.customs.gov.tw/cp.aspx?n=0C371CDB1DCA3BF8&s=FDF63428463757B9
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - The Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and M[...]- 31 December - Chinese Taipei, Document No. G/ADP/N/335/TPKM, issued on 10 Febraury 2020: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=261208,261166,261110,261091,261096,261095,261085,260999,260998,261031&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=5&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
On February 20, 2013, the Taiwanese authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of flat-rolled products of stainless steel, cold-rolled, whether in coils or sheets, from China and South Korea.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7219.3200, 7219.3300, 7219.3400, 7219.3500 and 7220.2000. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012.
On August 15, 2013, the Taiwanese authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of the investigated products from China and South Korea. The rate of duty ranges from 20.52% to 45.96% for Chinese exporters, depending on the company. The rate of duty ranges from 27.26% to 46.02% for Korean exporters, depending on the company.
On November 22, 2013, this duty has been modified. The rate of the modified duty ranges from 20.18% to 38.11% for Chinese exporters, depending on the company. The rate of the modified duty ranges from 26.53% to 37.65% for Korean exporters, depending on the company.
On January 10, 2014, the International Trade Commission of the Ministry of Economic Affairs made a final determination of dumping. The rate of duty remains at the levels imposed in November 2013. The definitive duty entered into force on January 16, 2014.
On 8 August 2018, Chinese Taipei initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of flat-rolled products of stainless steel, cold-rolled, whether in coils or sheets, from China and the Republic of Korea.
On 29 August 2019, Chinese Taipei extended the definitive antidumping duty on imports of flat-rolled products of cold-rolled stainless steel from China and the Republic of Korea. following the conclusion of the above sunset review. The rate of duty on imports from China is 38.11%. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is 37.65%.