ANNOUNCEMENT 26 May 2015

In May 2015, the government of Japan initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 09 Apr 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On May 26th, 2015, the Japanese authorities initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of potassium hydroxide from China and the Republic of Korea. The product subject to investigation is classified under the following HS code: 2815.20.

On 9 April 2016, the Japanese authorities imposed a previsional duty on imports of the subject good from China and the Republic of Korea. The rate of duty on imports from China is 73.7%. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is 49.5%.
 
On 9 August 2016, the Japanese authorities imposed a definitive duty on imports of the subject good from China and the Republic of Korea. The rate of duty on imports from China is 73.7%. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is 49.5%.

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