ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2015
In September 2014, the government of Peru initiated a new anti-dumping investigation and a definitive duty was imposed in October 2016. In September 2020, a sunset review was initiated.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property (Instituto Nacional de Defensa de la Competencia y de la Protecci?n de la Propiedad Intelectual), Anti-dumping and Countervailing Duties Commission (Comisi?n de Fiscalizaci?n de Dumping y Subsidios), Resoluci?n No. 050-2015/CFD-INDECOPI (20.04.2015):
National Institute of Antitrust and Intellectual Property Protection (INDECOPI), Resoluci?n No. 189-2016/CDB-INDECOPI of 19 October 2016, published on 25 October 2016: https://www.indecopi.gob.pe/documents/51763/405485/Res+189-2016/e89f96da-e45e-4c00-ba31-a02fb5cf289e
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - 1 July to 31 December 2020 - Peru, Document No. G/ADP/N/350/PER, issued on 22 April 2021: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=273278,270207,270205,266164,264691,257998,252229,247969,244587,238729&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
On April 20, 2015, the Peruvian National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property (Indecopi) decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of pure biodiesel B100 from Argentina (Resolution No. 050-2015/CFD-INDECOPI, 20.04.2015). The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 3826.0000. The complaint was lodged on September 18, 2014 by Industrias del Espino S.A. The investigation started on the day of the publication of the resolution in the Official Journal El Peruano.
On 26 October 2016, the Peruvian authorities imposed a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of pure biodiesel B100 from Argentina (Resolution No. 189-2016/CDB-INDECOPI). The rate of duty is between USD 122 and 191.6 per tonne depending on the company. The measure is in force for a period of five years.
On 10 September 2020, the Peruvian authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from Argentina.