ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Dec 2008

In December 2008, the government of Turkey extended the definitive duty imposed on narrow fabrics (Velcro) from China and Chinese Taipei following the conclusion of a sunset review. In December 2013, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in November 2014. In November 2019, the definitive duty was terminated.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 26720, 04.12.2007, Notification No. 2007/20, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2007/20, in Turkish:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2007/12/20071204-14.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27084, 18.12.2008, Notification No. 2008/36, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2008/36, in Turkish:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2008/12/20081218-20.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 28855, 18.12.2013, Notification No. 2013/28, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2013/28, in Turkish:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2013/12/20131218-15.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29174, 13.11.2014, Notification No. 2014/36, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/36, in Turkish:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/11/20141113-8.htm


WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - 1 July - 31 December 2019 - Turkey, Document No. G/ADP/N/335/TUR, issued on 20 February 2020: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=261393,261392,261208,261166,261110,261091,261096,261095,261085,260999&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=1&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=False&HasSpanishRecord=False

Inception date: 18 Dec 2008 | Removal date: 13 Nov 2019
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On December 18th, 2008, the Turkish authorities extended the definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of narrow fabrics (Velcro) from China and Chinese Taipei (Notification 2008/36, 18.12.2008). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in China is USD 3.86 per kilogram. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei is USD 1.83 per kilogram. The goods subject to duties are classified under HS code subheading 5806.3290. 
 
On December 18th, 2013, the Turkish authorities initiated a new sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of narrow fabrics (Velcro) from China and Chinese Taipei (Notification 2013/28, 18.12.2013).
It follows the application for a review lodged by Dost Cirtbant Dokuma San. A.S. and Anteks Tekstil San. ve Tic. Ltd. Sti., domestic producers of the subject goods.
 
On November 13th, 2014, the Turkish authorities decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping measure imposed on December 18th, 2008 by Notification 2008/36 (Notification 2014/36, 13.11.2014). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in China remains USD 3.86 per kilogram. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei remains USD 1.83 per kilogram.

On 13 November 2019, the Turkish authorities terminated the definitive duty imposed on imports of narrow fabrics (Velcro) from China and Chinese Taipei. The duty was terminated as it was set to expire.

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