ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jan 2009

In January 2009, the government of Thailand updated an existing Anti-dumping duty for the first time since the start of GTA monitoring.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 15 Jan 2009 | Removal date: 14 Jan 2014
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On October 4, 2007, the Thai authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of woven fabrics of cotton and polyester from China.
 
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 5208.1100, 5208.1200 and 5513.1100. The dumping is suspected to have occurred between October 1, 2006 and September 30, 2007.
 
On September 12, 2008, the Thai authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of woven fabrics of cotton and polyester from China. The rate of the duty imposed on goods classified under HS codes 5208.1100 and 5208.1200 ranges from 9.96% to 11.46%, depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty imposed on goods classified under HS code 5513.1100 ranges from 14.54% to 14.62%, depending on the exporting company.
 
On January 15, 2009, the Thai authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of woven fabrics of cotton and polyester from China. The rate of the duty ranges from 7.76% to 10.01%, depending on the exporting company.
 
The anti-dumping measure imposed on January 15, 2009 on imports of woven fabrics of cotton and polyester originating in China expired on January 14, 2014.

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