ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Jun 2014

In June 2014, the government of Malaysia initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Malaysian Federal Government Gazette, Notice of Initiation, 16.06.2014, P.U. (B) 292/2014: http://www.federalgazette.agc.gov.my/outputp/pub_20140616_P.U.%20(B)%20292_NOTIS%20PERMULAAN%20PENYIASATAN%20POLYETHYLENE%20TEREPHTHALATE%20vetted%20by%20KUVII%20-%20Duisemak-%20Sarijah-%2016%206%202014%20-LATEST%20-.pdf

Malaysian Federal Government Gazette, Customs (Previsional Duties) Order 2014 (No. 2), 13.11.2014, P.U. (A) 302/2014: http://www.federalgazette.agc.gov.my/outputp/pua_20141113_P.U.(A)%20302%20Perintah%20Kastam(No.2)%202014.pdf

Malaysian Federal Government Gazette, Customs (Antidumping Duties) (No. 2) Order 2015, 13.03.2015, P.U. (A) 45/2015: http://www.federalgazette.agc.gov.my/outputp/pua_20150313_P.U.%20(A)%2045-%20Perintah%20Kastam%20(No%202)%20-%20Anti%20Lambakan%20PET%2010%203%2015.pdf


Inception date: 13 Nov 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On June 17, 2014, the Malaysian authorities decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of polyethylene terephthalate from China, Indonesia and the Republic of Korea. The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 3707.6000. The request was lodged by MPI Polyester Industries Sdn Bhd.

On November 13, 2014, the Malaysian authorities imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of polyethylene terephthalate from China, Indonesia and South Korea.
The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges from 4.48% to 20.09%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Indonesia ranges from 8.56% to 20.09%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea is 20.09%.

On March 14th, 2015, the Malaysian authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of polyethylene terephthalate from China, Indonesia and the Republic of Korea.
The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in China ranges from 0% to 14.91%, depending on the company. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Indonesia ranges from 2.87% to 7.21%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea is 14.91%.

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