ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Jul 2013
In July 2013, the government of Turkey initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in May 2014. In April 2019, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in January 2020.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 28718, 25.07.2013, Notification No. 2013/14, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2013/14:
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 28989, 03.05.2014, Notification No. 2014/14, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/14:
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Turkey, 16.10.2014 (Document G/ADP/N/259/TUR):
WTO-UNCTAD-OECD Tenth Report on G20 Trade and Investment Measures, mid-May to mid-November 2013: http://www.oecd.org/daf/inv/investment-policy/10thG20TradeInvestment.pdf
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30743, 12.04.2019, Notification No. 2019/12, İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2019/04/20190412-12.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 30998, 04.01.2020, Notification No. 2019/36, İTHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETİN ÖNLENMESİNE İLİŞKİN TEBLİĞ: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2020/01/20200104-7.htm
On July 25, 2013, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of laminated flooring from China (Notification No. 2013/14).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 4411.1390, 4411.1490, 4411.9290 and 4411.9390.
On May 3, 2014, the Turkish authorities decided upon the continuation of the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of laminated flooring originating in China (Notification No. 2014/14). The amount of the duty is USD 1.60 per m², at the exception of the companies Jiangsu Lodgi Woods Industry Co. Ltd., Changzhou Lingdian Woods Co. Ltd., Changzhou Dongjia Decorative Materials Co. Ltd., Changzhou Ou Qiang Wood Industry Co. Ltd. and Jiangsu Zhongxin Desai Wood Product Co. Ltd. whose exports are subject to a duty of USD 2.40 per m².
On 12 April 2019, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China. This follows the application lodged by Kastamonu Entegre Ağaç San. ve Tic. A.Ş., Yıldız Entegre Ağaç San. ve Tic. A.Ş. and Çamsan Entegre Ağaç San. ve Tic. A.Ş. The definitive antidumping duty will remain in force for the duration of the investigation. Additionally, a sunset review was initiated on imports of the subject good from Germany, see related state act.
On 4 January 2020, the Turkish authorities extended the definitive antidumping duty imposed on imports of laminated flooring from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty is USD 1.60 or 2.40 per m². The duty is in force for a period of five years.