ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Jul 2014In July 2014, the government of Republic of Korea initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 09.02.2015 (Document G/ADP/N/265/KOR):
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Semi-annual Report under Article 16.4, Republic of Korea, 06.04.2016 (Document G/ADP/N/280/KOR): https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=227964,135247,130271,126948,122940,118559,114660,101375,86881,45498&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=
On July 31, 2014, the South Korean authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of structural steel sections originating in China.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7216.33 and 7228.70.
On 30 July 2015, the Korean authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of structural steel sections originating in China. The rate of the duty imposed is 28.23% or 32.72% depending on the exporting company.