ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Mar 2009

In March 2009, the government of Turkey imposed a definitive countervailing duty on imports of PET films from India. In March 2014, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in September 2015. In September 2020, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in March 2022.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 26779, 06.02.2008, Notification No. 2008/8, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2008/8:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2008/02/20080206-19.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 26980, 27.08.2008, Notification No. 2008/30, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2008/30:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2008/08/20080827-9.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27177, 22.03.2009, Notification No. 2009/8, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2009/8:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2009/03/20090322-4.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 28948, 21.03.2014, Notification No. 2014/6, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/6:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/03/20140321-16.htm

Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29477, 16.09.2015, Communiqu? No. 2015/43, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2015/09/20150916-3.htm


Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 31242, 12.09.2020, Notification No. 2020/21: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2020/09/20200912-6.htm

Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 31770, 06.03.2022, Notification No. 2022/8: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2022/03/20220306-3.htm

Inception date: 22 Mar 2009 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-subsidy

On March 22, 2009, the Turkish authorities imposed a definitive countervailing duty on imports of PET films classified under the following HS codes: 3920.6219, 3920.6900 and 3921.9019 originating in China (Notification 2009/8). The rate of the duty ranges from 4.25% to 21.61% of the CIF value, depending on the Indian company and on the exact classification of the good.

On March 21, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-subsidy measure imposed by Notification 2009/8 on March 22, 2009 (Notification 2014/6).
 
On 16 September 2015, the Turkish authorities decided upon the extension of the countervailing measure imposed on imports of polyethene terephthalate films from India following the above sunset review (Communiqué No. 2015/43). The rate of the applied duty will remain the same.

On 12 September 2020, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from India. This follows the application lodged by Süper Film Ambalaj Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.

On 6 March 2022, the Turkish authority issued a notice extending the definitive duty imposed on imports of PET films from India following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty ranges from 4.25% to 11.61% ad valorem depending on the company.

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