ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Oct 2010

In October 2010, the government of Mexico initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of seamless steel tubing from Japan. In October 2016, a definitive duty was imposed. In November 2020 a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in December 202. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 03.11.2010, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n por la que se declara de oficio el inicio de los procedimientos de examen de vigencia y de revisi?n de la cuota compensatoria impuesta a las importaciones de tuber?a de acero sin costura con di?metro exterior igual o mayor a 101.6 mil?metros, que no exceda 460 mil?metros, originarias de Jap?n, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia (26.10.2010):
http://www.contactopyme.gob.mx/upci/paginas/1494.pdf
Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 25.11.2011, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n preliminar de la revisi?n de oficio de la cuota compensatoria impuesta a las importaciones de tuber?a de acero sin costura con di?metro exterior igual o mayor a 101.6 mil?metros, que no exceda 460 mil?metros, originarias de Jap?n, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia (15.11.2011):
http://www.contactopyme.gob.mx/upci/paginas/1585.pdf
Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 20.04.2012, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n final del examen de vigencia y de la revisi?n de oficio de la cuota compensatoria impuesta sobre las importaciones de tuber?a de acero sin costura con di?metro exterior igual o mayor a 101.6 mil?metros, que no exceda 460 mil?metros, originarias de Jap?n, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia (12.04.2012):
http://www.contactopyme.gob.mx/upci/paginas/1627.pdf

Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 06.11.2015, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n la que se declara el inicio del examen de vigencia de la cuota compensatoria impuesta a lasimportaciones de tuber?a de acero sin costura, originarias de Jap?n, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia.Esta mercanc?a ingresa por las fraccionesarancelarias 7304.11.01, 7304.11.02, 7304.11.03, 7304.11.99, 7304.19.01,7304.19.02, 7304.19.03, 7304.19.99, 7304.39.05, 7304.39.06, 7304.39.07, 7304.39.99, 7304.59.06, 7304.59.07,7304.59.08 y 7304.59.99 de la Tarifa de la Ley de los Impuestos Generalesde Importaci?n y de Exportaci?n: http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5414546&fecha=06/11/2015

Diario Oficial de la Federaci?n, 18.10.2016, Secretar?a de Econom?a, Resoluci?n Final del examen de vigencia de la cuota compensatoria impuesta a las importaciones de tuber?a deacero sin costura originarias de Jap?n, independientemente del pa?s de procedencia: http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5457076&fecha=18/10/2016

World Trade Organization, Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement, Mexico, issued on 21 March 2022: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/SS/directdoc.aspx?filename=q:/G/ADP/N364MEX.pdf

Inception date: 21 Apr 2012 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On October 26, 2010, the Mexican Ministry of Economy decided to initiate a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of seamless steel tubing (101.6 mm = external diameter = 460 mm) from Japan. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7304.1101, 7304.1102, 7304.1103, 7304.1199, 7304.1901, 7304.1902, 7304.1903, 7304.1999, 7304.3905, 7304.3906, 7304.3907, 7304.3999, 7304.5906, 7304.5907, 7304.5908 and 7304.5999. This review follows the application lodged on October 4, 2010 by Tubos de Acero de México, S.A. de C.V. The investigation started on the day following the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal of the Federation, i.e. on November 4, 2010.
 
On November 15, 2011, the Mexican authorities issued the preliminary resolution and decided upon the continuation of the existing anti-dumping duty until the end of the revision.
 
On April 12, 2012, the Mexican authorities terminated the review and decided upon the continuation of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of seamless steel tubing originating in Japan. The rate of the duty remains 99.9%. This duty entered into force on the day following the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal of the Federation, i.e. on April 21, 2012. It shall be enforced for a period of five years, starting from November 11, 2010.
The original anti-dumping duty entered into force on November 11, 2000.
 
On 7 November 2015, the Mexican authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Japan. This review follows the applications lodged on 2 October 2015 by Tubos de Acero de México, SA.
 
On 19 October 2016, the Mexican authorities extended the definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain seamless steel tubing from Japan. The rate of duty remains at 99.9% for a period of five years starting from 11 November 2015.

On 5 November 2020, the Mexican authorities announced the initiation of a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Japan.

On 13 December 2021, the Mexican authorities issued a regulation extending the definitive duty imposed on imports of seamless steel tubing originating in Japan following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty remains at 99.9% for a period of five years starting from 11 November 2020.

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