ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Sep 2013

In September 2013, the government of Brazil initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed. In September 2014, the definitive duty was extended. In September 2019, a sunset review was initiated. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, 19.09.2014, Conselho de Governo, C?mara de Com?rcio Exterior, Resolu??o No. 82 (18.09.2014):
http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1277
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, 30.09.2013, Minist?rio do Desenvolvimento, Ind?stria e Com?rcio Exterior, Secretaria de Com?rcio Exterior, Circular No. 53 (27.09.2013):
http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1380633150.pdf
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, 16.10.2002, Conselho de Governo, C?mara de Com?rcio Exterior, Resolu??o No. 24 (15.10.2002):
http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/209
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, 17.09.2008, Conselho de Governo, C?mara de Com?rcio Exterior, Resolu??o No. 59 (16.09.2008):
http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/146


Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services, SECEX Circular No. 56 of 17 September 2019, published in the Federal Official Gazette on 19 September 2019: http://www.in.gov.br/en/web/dou/-/circular-n-56-de-17-de-setembro-de-2019-217042263

Inception date: 19 Sep 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On September 18, 2014, the Brazilian authorities, after having conducted an expiry review, decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of phenol (industrial grade) from the European Union and the United States of America (Resolution No. 82, 18.09.2014). The product subject to the duty is classified under the following HS code: 2907.1100.
The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the European Union is 103.5%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the United States of America is 68.2%, at the exception of the company Ineos Phenol whose exports are subject to a duty of 54.9%. This definitive anti-dumping duty entered into force on the day of the publication of the resolution in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on September 19, 2014, and is applicable for a period of five years.

This duty follows an expiry review requested on April 10, 2013 by Rhodia Poliamida e Especialidades Ltda. A review was then initiated by the Secretary for Foreign Trade of the Brazilian Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade on September 27, 2013 (Circular No. 53, 27.09.2013). The review started on the day of the publication of the circular in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on September 30, 2013.
The original anti-dumping duty entered into force on October 16, 2002 (Resolution No. 24, 15.10.2002). The first extension of five years was decided on September 16, 2008 (Resolution No. 59, 16.09.2008).

On 19 September 2019, the Brazilian authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of phenol (industrial grade) from the European Union and the United States. This follows the application lodged on 17 ay 2019 by Rhodia Poliamida e Especialidades S.A.

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