ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2011

In April 2011, the government of Republic of Korea initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 27 Mar 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On April 28, 2011, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of ethyl acetate from China, Japan and Singapore.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 2915.3100.
On March 27, 2012, the Korean authorities extended the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of ethyl acetate from China, Japan and Singapore. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges from 3.14% to 25.28%, depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Japan is 37.98%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Singapore is 17.84%.

On November 24, 2014, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure.
On 19 November 2015, the Korean authorities extended the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of ethyl acetate from China, Japan and Singapore following the above sunset review. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges between 4.64% and 25.28% depending on the exporting company. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Japan is 37.98%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Singapore is 17.84%.

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