ANNOUNCEMENT 27 May 2015

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 23 of 2015, Issued on July 23rd, 2015, Chinese Version:
http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/e/201507/20150701055844.shtml
Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 23 of 2015 on Case-filing for Anti-dumping Investigation Against Imports of Grain Oriented Flat-rolled Electrical Steel Originated in Japan, South Korea and the EU, Issued on July 23rd, 2015, English Version:
http://english.mofcom.gov.cn/article/policyrelease/buwei/201509/20150901105187.shtml

Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 10 of 2016, Issued on 1 April 2016 2016, Chinese Version: http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/c/201604/20160401288045.shtml

Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China, MOFCOM Announcement No. 33 of 2016, Issued on 23 July 2016, Chinese Version: http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/c/201607/20160701364842.shtml


Inception date: 01 Apr 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

On July 23rd, 2015, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided to initiate an anti-dumping investigation on imports of grain oriented flat-rolled electrical steel from the European Union, Japan and South Korea (MOFCOM Announcement No. 23 of 2015, 23.07.2015).
The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS codes: 7225.1100 and 7226.1100.
The complaint was lodged on May 27th, 2015 by Wuhan Iron and Steel (Group) Corporation and Baosteel Group Corporation on behalf of the domestic industry.

On 1 April 2016, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided to impose a provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned goods originating in the European Union, Japan and the Republic of Korea (MOFCOM Announcement No. 10 of 2016, 01.04.2016). The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Japan is 45.7%, at the exception of the company JFE Steel Corporation whose exports are subject to a duty of 39%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea is 29.5%, at the exception of the company Corporation POSCO whose exports are subject to a duty of 14.5%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the European Union is 46.3%.
 
On 23 July 2016, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China decided to impose a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the above-mentioned goods originating in the European Union, Japan and the Republic of Korea (MOFCOM Announcement No. 33 of 2016, 23.07.2016). The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in Japan is 45.7, at the exception of the company JFE Steel Corporation whose exports are subject to a duty of 39%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the Republic of Korea is 37.3%. The rate of the duty imposed on imports originating in the European Union is 46.3%.

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