ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Jul 2014

In July 2014, the government of Turkey initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and imposed a definitive duty in September 2015. In July 2020, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended for a new period in May 2021. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29071, 25.07.2014, Notification No. 2014/27, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/27:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/07/20140725-14.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29477, 16.09.2015, Notification No. 2015/44, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2015/44:
http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2015/09/20150916-4.htm


Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 31195, 24.07.2020, Notification No. 2020/19: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2020/07/20200724-19.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 31488, 22 May 2021, Notification No. 2021/19: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2021/05/20210522-6.htm

Inception date: 16 Sep 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On July 25, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of welding machines from China (Notification 2014/27). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 8515.39. The complaint was lodged by Magma Mekatronik Makine Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.

On September 16th, 2015, the Turkish authorities imposed an anti-dumping duty on imports of welding machines originating in China (Notification 2015/44, 16.09.2015). The amount of the duty is USD 154 per piece, at the exception of the following companies whose exports are subject to a preferential treatment: Shanghai Hi-Zone Welding Equipment Manufacture Co., Ltd. (USD 29 per piece), Shanghai WTL Welding Equipment Manufacture Co., Ltd. (USD 64 per piece), Zhejiang Kende Mechanical & Electrical Co., Ltd. (USD 115 per piece), Shanghai Hugong Electric (Group) Co., Ltd. (USD 90 per piece), Zhejiang Juba Welding Equipments Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (USD 91 per piece), Shenzhen Riland Industry Co., Ltd. (USD 73 per piece).

On 24 July 2020, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of welding machines from China. This follows the application lodged by Magma Mekatronik Makine San. ve Tic. A.Ş., Kaynak Tekniği San. ve Tic. A.Ş., Demiriz Elektrik İnş. San. ve Tic. Ltd. Şti., Can Makina Elektrik ve İnş. San. A.Ş. and Nuriş Elektrik ve Kaynak Mak. San. Tic. A.Ş.

On 22 May 2021, the Turkish authorities issued a notification extending the definitive duty imposed on imports of tarpaulin made of welding machines from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of the duty ranges from USD29/piece to USD154/piece depending on the company. The notification extending the definitive duty entered into force on 22 May 2021.

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