ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Oct 2012

In October 2012, the government of Republic of Korea initiated a sunset review and extended the duty in October 2013. In June 2016, a sunset review was initiated and in May 2017 the definitive duty was extended.

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_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=231465,227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559,114660,101375,86881&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=5&FullTextHash=

WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 28.09.2016 (Document G/ADP/N/286/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=231465,231346,231324,231334,231057,231048,231044,231001,231024,231014&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=


World Trade Organization, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Republic of Korea, Document G/ADP/N/300/KOR, 17 August 2017: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=238249,238210,238071,237984,237855,237851,237816,237817,237680,237598&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False

Inception date: 01 Oct 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On October 17, 2012, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of certain types of stainless steel bar from India, Japan and Spain. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7222.1100, 7222.1900, 7222.2000 and 7222.3000.

On October 1, 2013, the Korean authorities extended the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of certain types of stainless steel bar from India, Japan and Spain. The rate of the duty on imports originating in India ranges from 2.76% to 38.81%, depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty on imports originating in Japan ranges from 33.65% to 66.05%, depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty on imports originating in Spain is 27.98%.
 
On 3 June 2016, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the above anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of certain types of stainless steel bar from India, Japan and Spain.

On 2 June 2017, the Republic of Korea extended the definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from India, Japan and Spain following the conclusion of the above sunset review. The rate of duty on imports from India is 3.56% or 15.39%. The rate of duty on imports from Japan is 15.39%. The rate of duty on imports from Spain is 15.39%.

AFFECTED SECTORS