ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Jul 2015

In July 2015, the government of India initiated a new anti-dumping investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce, Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties, Initiation Notification, Anti Dumping investigation concerning imports of 'Measuring Tapes' originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, Thailand & Vietnam, 27.07.2015:
http://commerce.nic.in/DOC/writereaddata/traderemedies/adint_Measuring_Tapes_Chinese_Taipei_Malaysia_Thailand_Vietnam.pdf

Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Notification No.16/2016-Customs (ADD), 2 May 2016: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2016/cs-add2016/csadd16-2016.pdf


Inception date: 02 May 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Anti-dumping

On July 27th, 2015, the Indian Directorate General of Anti-dumping & Allied duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an anti-dumping investigation on imports of all types of steel measuring tapes and fibre glass measuring tapes from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 9017.80 and 9017.90.
This follows the application lodged by M/s FMI Limited, Ludhiana, a domestic producer of the subject goods.
 
On 2 May 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued the Customs Notification imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of measuring tapes originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam (Notification No. 16/2016-Customs (ADD), 02.05.2016). The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Malaysia is USD 2.60 or USD 2.79 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei is USD 2.84 or USD 2.86 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Thailand is USD 2.96 or USD 3.27 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. The amount of the duty imposed on imports originating in or exported from Viet Nam is USD 1.87 or USD 2.77 per kg depending on the specific tariff subheading. This definitive duty is effective for a period of five years.

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