ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Mar 2014

In March 2014, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Initiation of anti-dumping duty investigation in respect of the imports of Hexamine originating in or exported from China PR & UAE, 25.03.2014:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_Hexamine_ChinaPR_UAE.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Extension of time period for completing the anti dumping investigation concerning imports of Hexamine originating in or exported from China PR and
UAE, 13.04.2015:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_Ext_Time_Hexamine_ChinaPR_UAE.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Final Findings, Anti-dumping investigation concerning imports of Hexamine originating in or exported from China PR and UAE, 21.09.2015:
http://commerce.nic.in/writereaddata/traderemedies/adfin_Hexamine_ChinaPR_UAE.pdf
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 50/2015-Customs (ADD), 21.10.2015:
http://www.cbec.gov.in/htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2015/cs-add2015/csadd50-2015


Inception date: 21 Oct 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On March 25, 2014, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of hexamine (or hexa methylene tetramine, a white crystalline powder with a sweet metallic taste) from China and the United Arab Emirates.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 2921.2910.
This follows the application lodged by M/s Simalin Chemical Industries Pvt. Ltd., Vadodara and M/s Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd., the sole domestic producers of the investigated good during the period of investigation.
 
On April 13th, 2015, the Indian authorities extended the time for completing the investigation up to September 24th, 2015.
 
On September 21st, 2015, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, issued its final findings and recommended the imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of hexamine from China and the United Arab Emirates.
 
On October 21st, 2015, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing this definitive anti-dumping duty (Notification No. 50/2015-Customs (ADD), 21.10.2015). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in China is USD 84.25 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in the United Arab Emirates is USD 113.05 per metric ton.
This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.

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