ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Aug 2009

In August 2009, the government of Pakistan initiated a new antidumping investigation and antidumping duties were imposed in September 2010. A sunset review was initiated in September 2015 and in January 2017 the duty was subsequently extended for an additional period of five years.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices, Document No. G/ADP/N/223/PAK of 30 January 2012: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=117445,117443,115796,105845,85518,85798,48893,94813,96845,98116&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=5&FullTextHash=


Government of Pakistan, National Tariff Commission, Notice ADC No. 20/2009/NTC/HP/SR/15, Notice of Initiation of Sunset Review, 02.09.2015: https://ntc.gov.pk/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/020915-Notice-of-initiation-HP-Sunset-Review.pdf
Government of Pakistan, National Tariff Commission, Notice ADC No. A.D.C No.20/2009/NTC/HP/SR/15, Notice of Conclusion of Sunset Review and Continuation of Anti-dumping Duties , 20.01.2017: https://ntc.gov.pk/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Final-Notice-of-Sunet-Review-of-HP-20-final.pdf

Inception date: 27 Sep 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On August 31, 2009 Pakistan initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of Hydrogen Peroxide originating from Belgium, China, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Turkey. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheading: 2847.00.00.

On 27 September 2010, Pakistan imposed a provisional duty on imports of the subject good from Belgium, China, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Turkey. The rate of duty on imports from Belgium 9.20% or 84.48% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from China is 71.93%. The rate of duty on imports from Indonesia is 25.20%. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is 14.77%. The rate of duty on imports from Chinese Taipei is 35.61%. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 3.82% or 25.04% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Turkey is 25.61%.

On 6 July 2011, Pakistan imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from Belgium, China, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Turkey. The rate of duty on imports from Belgium 9.20% or 84.48% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from China is 71.93%. The rate of duty on imports from Indonesia is 25.20%. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is 14.77%. The rate of duty on imports from Chinese Taipei is 35.61%. The rate of duty on imports from Turkey is 25.61%. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 3.52% or 25.04% depending on the company.

On 2 September 2015, the Pakistani National Tariff Commission initiated a sunset review of the antidumping duty imposed on imports of Hydrogen Peroxide from Belgium, China, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Turkey. This follows the request lodged on 2 July 2015 by Sitara Peroxide Limited and Descon Oxychem Limited. The duty will remain in force for the duration of this investigation.

On 20 January 2017,  the Pakistani National Tariff Commission extended the definitive antidumping duty on imports of the subject good from Belgium, China, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Turkey following the conclusion of the above sunset review. The rate of duty on imports from Belgium 9.20% or 84.48% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from China is 71.93%. The rate of duty on imports from Indonesia is 25.20%. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is 14.77%. The rate of duty on imports from Chinese Taipei is 35.61%. The rate of duty on imports from Thailand is 3.52% or 25.04% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from Turkey is 25.61%. The duty is in force for a period of five years from 2 September 2015.

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