ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Dec 2014

In October 2014, the government of Brazil initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, Issue No. 232, 01.12.2014, Minist?rio do Desenvolvimento, Ind?stria e Com?rcio Exterior, Secretaria de Com?rcio Exterior, Circular No. 73 (28.11.2014), from p. 68:
http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=68&data=01/12/2014
http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1417437317.pdf
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, Issue No. 50, 16.03.2015, Minist?rio do Desenvolvimento, Ind?stria e Com?rcio Exterior, Secretaria de Com?rcio Exterior, Circular No. 14 (13.03.2015), from p. 48:
http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?data=16/03/2015&jornal=1&pagina=48&totalArquivos=80
http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1426529479.pdf
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, Issue No. 62, 01.04.2015, Conselho de Governo, C?mara de Com?rcio Exterior, Resolu??o No. 14 (31.03.2015), from p. 9:
http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=9&data=01/04/2015
http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1362
Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, Issue No. 184, 25.09.2015, Conselho de Governo, C?mara de Com?rcio Exterior, Resolu??o No. 90 (24.09.2015), from p. 12:
http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=12&data=25/09/2015
http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1453


Inception date: 01 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On November 28, 2014, the Secretary for Foreign Trade of the Brazilian Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of butyl acrylate from Chinese Taipei, Germany and South Africa (Circular No. 73, 28.11.2014).
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 2916.1230.
The complaint was lodged on October 30, 2014 by Basf S.A. The investigation started on the day of the publication of the circular in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on December 1, 2014.
 
On March 13, 2015, the Brazilian Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade made a preliminary determination of dumping against imports of butyl acrylate from Chinese Taipei, Germany and South Africa (Circular No. 14, 13.03.2015). The investigation continues until the final determination. Circular No. 58 was published in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil on March 16, 2015.
 
On March 31, 2015, the Brazilian authorities decided to impose a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of butyl acrylate originating in Chinese Taipei, Germany and South Africa (Resolution No. 14, 31.03.2015).
The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei is USD 140.08 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Germany is USD 526.81 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in South Africa is USD 585.37 per metric ton.
This provisional duty entered into force on the day of the publication of the resolution in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on April 1, 2015, and is applicable for a period of six months.
 
On September 24th, 2015, the Brazilian authorities decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of butyl acrylate originating in Chinese Taipei, Germany and South Africa (Resolution No. 90, 24.09.2015).
The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Chinese Taipei is USD 155.64 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in Germany is USD 585.34 per metric ton. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in South Africa is USD 650.42 per metric ton.
This definitive duty entered into force on the day of the publication of the resolution in the Federal Official Gazette of Brazil, i.e. on September 25th, 2015, and is applicable for a period of five years.

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