ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Feb 2009
In February 2009, the government of Turkey initiated a sunset review and extended the definitive duty in November 2009. In November 2014, a sunset review was initiated and the definitive duty was extended in August 2015. In July 2020, a sunset review was initiated.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27152, 25.02.2009, Notification No. 2009/5, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2009/5:
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 27404, 12.11.2009, Notification No. 2009/35, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2009/35:
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 25390, 02.03.2004, Notification No. 2004/4, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2004/4:
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29168, 07.11.2014, Notification No. 2014/34, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2014/34:
WTO, Committee on Anti-Dumping Practices - Semi-annual report under article 16.4 of the Agreement - Turkey, Document No. G/ADP/N/280/TUR, issued on 25 February 2016: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=227125,133416,130832,127811,122391,121960,118561,115817,50726,82925&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 31195, 24.07.2020, Notification No. 2020/18: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2020/07/20200724-18.htm
On February 25, 2009, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of ballpoint pens of plastic with liquid ink from China (Notification 2009/5).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 9608.1010, 9608.4000 and 9608.5000.
On November 12, 2009, the Turkish authorities decided upon the continuation for a period of five years of the anti-dumping measure imposed on imports of the above-mentioned products originating in China and classified under HS codes 9608.1010 and 9608.5000 (Notification 2009/35). The amount of duty is USD 0.066 per piece.
The original anti-dumping duty was imposed on March 2, 2004 (Notification 2004/4).
On November 7, 2014, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the anti-dumping measure imposed on November 12, 2009 (Notification 2014/34). It follows the application for a review lodged by Pensan Kalem ve Kâgit San. ve Tic. A.S.
On 22 August 2015, the Turkish authorities extended the antidumping duty on imports of ballpoint pens of plastic with liquid ink from China following the conclusion of the sunset review. The rate of duty remains at USD 0.066 per unit.
On 24 July 2020, the Turkish authorities initiated a sunset review of the definitive duty imposed on imports of the subject good from China. This follows the application lodged by Kalem ve Kağıt San. ve Tic. A.Ş. as well as Adel Kalemcilik Tic. ve San. A.Ş. and Mirado Kalemcilik Büro Malzemeleri San. ve Tic. A.Ş.