ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Mar 2009

In March 2009, the members of SACU 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

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, South Africa, 03.08.2009 (Document G/ADP/N/188/ZAF):
https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S006.aspx?Query=%40Symbol%3d+g%2fadp%2fn%2f*+and++%40Symbol%3d+zaf&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#
International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa, Notice No. 760 of 2008, Notice of initiation of a sunset review of the anti-dumping duties on gypsum plasterboard originating in or imported from Thailand and Indonesia, published in the Official Gazette of South Africa 'Staatskoerant' No. 31145 on 20.06.2008:
http://www.itac.org.za/docs/Notice%20760%20of%202008.pdf
International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa, Report No. 481, Sunset review of the anti-dumping duties on gypsum plasterboard originating in or imported from Indonesia and Thailand: Final determination:
http://www.itac.org.za/docs/Report%20No.%20481.PDF
International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa, Notice No. 592 of 2014, Sunset review of the anti-dumping duties on gypsum plasterboard originating in or imported from Thailand and Indonesia: Final determination, published in the Official Gazette of South Africa 'Staatskoerant' No. 37872 on 01.08.2014:
http://www.itac.org.za/docs/Notice%20592%20of%202014.PDF
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, South Africa, 27.08.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/259/ZAF):
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=%202014/01/01%2000:00:00%20)%20and%20(%20@DocumentDate%20%3C=%202014/12/31%2023:59:59%20)&Language=ENGLISH&Context=FomerScriptedSearch&languageUIChanged=true#


Inception date: 06 Mar 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On June 20, 2008, the South African authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand (Notice No. 760 of 2008, 20.06.2008).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 6809.1100.
On March 6, 2009, the South African authorities decided upon the continuation of the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Indonesia is 34.6%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Thailand is 45.0%.
 
On February 21, 2014, the South African authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on March 6, 2009 (Notice No. 111 of 2014, 21.02.2014).
On July 17, 2014, the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa recommended that the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand be maintained as follows: 45% on imports originating in Thailand and 34.6% on imports originating in Indonesia.
On August 1, 2014, the final determination of the sunset review was published in the Government Gazette mentioning that the Trade Minister approved the Commission's recommendation, i.e. decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping duty on imports of gypsum plasterboard from Indonesia and Thailand (Notice No. 592 of 2014, 01.08.2014).

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