ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2011

In April 2011, the government of the Republic of Korea initiated a sunset review and extended the definitive duty for a new period in March 2012. In Novembver 2015, the definitive duty was again extended for a new period following the conclusion of a sunset review initiated in November 2014. In July 2018, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended in July 2019. 

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, 06.08.2012 (Document G/ADP/N/230/KOR):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=@Symbol=%20g/adp/n/*%20and%20%20@Symbol=%20kor&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 09.02.2015 (Document G/ADP/N/265/KOR):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=(@Symbol=%20g/adp/n*%20and%20@Title=%20report*%20and%20semi*%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20%3E=%202015/01/01%2000:00:00%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20%3C=%202015/12/31%2023:59:59%20)&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#

WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 06.04.2016 (Document G/ADP/N/280/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559,114660,101375,86881,45498&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=


WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - 1 July - 31 December 2019 - Republic of Korea, Document No. G/ADP/N/335/KOR, issued on 28 May 2020: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=263995,263880,263869,263881,263806,263838,263648,263625,263594,263595&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False

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%.

On 10 July 2018, the Korean authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China, Japan and Singapore. 

On 9 July 2019, the Korean authorities extended the definitive duty imposed on import of ethyl acetate from China, Japan and Singapore for a new period following the conclusion of a sunset review. The rate of duty on imports from China, Japan and Singapore is between 4.73% and 30.18%. 

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