ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2009

In February 2009, the government of India initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty and was extended in May 2010. In April 2015 a sunset review was again initiated and in June 2016 the duty was extended.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Initiation Notification, Sunset Review of anti-dumping duty imposed against Polytetrafluroethylene (PTFE) originating in or exported from Russia, 27.02.2009:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_SSR_II_ptfe.htm
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Final Findings, Sunset Review regarding anti dumping duty imposed on imports of Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) originating in or exported from Russia, 26.02.2010:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_SSR_II_ptfe.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Notification No. 57/2010-Customs, 03.05.2010:
http://cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2k10/cs-tarr2k10/cs57-2k10.htm
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Initiation of Sunset Review investigation for imposition of anti-dumping duty on imports of 'Polytetrafluoroethylene or PTFE' originating in or exported from Russia, 13.04.2015:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_SSR_III_ptfe.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 17/2015-Customs (ADD), 01.05.2015:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2015/cs-add2015/csadd17-2015.htm

Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 23/2016-Customs (ADD), 06.06.2016: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2016/cs-add2016/csadd23-2016.pdf


Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 22/2017-Customs (ADD), 16.05.2017: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd22-2017.pdf

Inception date: 03 May 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On February 27, 2009, the Indian authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polytetrafluoroethylene from Russia. The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 3904.6100.

On February 26, 2010, the Indian authorities issued their final findings of the sunset review. They recommended the continuation of the existing anti-dumping measure.
 
On May 3, 2010, the Indian authorities issued the notification of extension of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polytetrafluoroethylene from Russia (Notification No. 57/2010-Customs, 03.05.2010). This duty is effective for a period of five years.

On April 13th, 2015, the Indian authorities initiated a sunset review of the above-mentioned anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of polytetrafluoroethylene from Russia. This follows the application lodged by M/s. Gujarat Fluorochemicals Ltd., the major domestic producer of the subject good.

On May 1st, 2015, the Indian authorities issued the notification of provisional extension of the anti-dumping duty imposed by Notification No. 57/2010-Customs dated May 3rd, 2010 (Notification No. 17/2015-Customs (ADD), 01.05.2015). This duty remains into force up to and inclusive of May 2nd, 2016.
 
On 6 June 2016, following the conclusion the above-mentioned sunset review the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification extending the definitive anti-dumping duty (Notification No. 23/2016-Customs (ADD), 06.06.2016). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Russia is USD 739.77 per tonne. This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.

On 16 May 2017, the Indian authorities amended the duty imposed through notification 23/2016 of 6 June 2016. The rate of duty is amended to USD 874.56 per tonne.

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