ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Apr 2009

In April 2009, the government of Turkey updated an existing antidumping duty for the first time since the start of GTA monitoring. In November 2014, the definitive duty was extended for a new period following the conclusion of a sunset review. In December 2018, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in August 2019. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 26944, 22.07.2008, Notification No. 2008/22, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2008/22:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2008/07/20080722-4.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27204, 18.04.2009, Notification No. 2009/13, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2009/13:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2009/04/20090418-9.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29174, 13.11.2014, Notification No. 2014/37, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/37:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/11/20141113-9.htm


Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30642, 31.12.2018, Notification No. 2019/01: İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2018/12/20181231M4-22.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30852, 04.08.2019, Notification No. 2019/26, İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2019/08/20190804-11.htm

Inception date: 18 Apr 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 22, 2008, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres from Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand (Notification 2008/22). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 5503.2000. 

On April 18, 2009, the Turkish authorities decided upon the continuation of the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres originating in Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand (Notification 2009/13). The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei ranges from 6.4% to 20.1%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in India ranges from 16.5% to 23.9%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Thailand ranges from 15.8% to 22.0%.

On March 26, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on April 18, 2009.

On November 13, 2014, the Turkish authorities decided upon the extension of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres originating in Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand (Notification 2014/37). The different rates imposed depending on the country of origin and the company are not modified (see the rates imposed by Notification 2009/13 above). For more details, see Article 25 of Notification 2014/37.

On 31 December 2018, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand. This follows the application lodged by a number of domestic companies. The definitive antidumping duty will remain in force for the duration of the investigation.

On 4 August 2019, the Turkish authorities extended the antidumping duty imposed on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres from Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty on imports from India is 8.5% or 12% of the CIF value depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Chinese Taipei is between 6.4% and 12% of the CIF value depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 12% of the CIF value. The duty is in force for a period of five years. 

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