ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Jan 2014In January 2014, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.
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Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Initiation of Anti-Dumping Investigation concerning imports of 'Poly Vinyl Chloride Paste/Emulsion Resin originating in or exported from Norway and Mexico, 22.01.2014:
Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Final Findings, Anti-Dumping Investigation concerning import of 'Poly Vinyl Chloride Paste/Emulsion Resin' originating in or exported from Norway and Mexico, 21.01.2015:
Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No. 10/2015-Customs (ADD), 07.04.2015:
On January 22, 2014, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of poly vinyl chloride paste/emulsion resin (also called emulsion PVC resin) from Mexico and Norway.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 3904.2210.
This follows the application lodged by M/s Chemplast Sanmar Limited Chennai, one of the two domestic producers of the investigated good.
On January 21, 2015, the Indian Directorate General of anti-dumping & allied duties, Ministry of Commerce, issued its final findings and recommended the imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject goods originating in Mexico and Norway.
On April 7, 2015, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing this definitive anti-dumping duty (Notification No. 10/2015-Customs (ADD), 07.04.2015). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Mexico is USD 429 per metric ton, at the exception of the company Mexichem Resinas Vinilicas, S.A. de C.V. whose exports are subject to a duty of USD 309 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Norway is USD 319 per metric ton.
This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.