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During the past month, the following products have been in the news:

  • Decision terminating the anti-dumping proceeding concerning imports of purified terephthalic acid and its salts originating in the Republic of Korea
  • Notice of the impending expiry of anti-dumping duties on imports of bioethanol from the USA
  • Notice of the impending expiry of anti-dumping measures on imports of organic coated steel products from The People’s Republic of China.
  • Regulation imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty and collecting definitively the provisional duty imposed on imports of certain concrete reinforcement bars and rods originating in the Republic of Belarus
  • Notice of the impending expiry of anti-subsidy duties related to organic coated steel products from The People’s Republic of China.
  • Notice of the impending expiry of anti-dumping measures on aluminium foil in small rolls from The People’s Republic of China.
  • Notice concerning the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1328 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain cold rolled flat steel products originating in the People’s Republic of China and the Russian Federation: name change of one company subject to an individual anti-dumping duty rate
  • Amendment of Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/670 introducing prior Union surveillance of imports of certain iron and steel products originating in certain third countries
  • Notice of initiation of an antidumping proceeding concerning imports of Low Carbon Ferro-Chrome originating in the People’s Republic of China, Russia and Turkey
  • Corrigendum to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/776 of 18 May 2015 extending the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed by Council Regulation (EU) No 502/2013 on imports of bicycles originating in the People’s Republic of China to imports of bicycles consigned from Cambodia, Pakistan and the Philippines, whether declared as originating in Cambodia, Pakistan and the Philippines or not
  • Definitive countervailing duty on imports of certain stainless steel bars and rods originating in India following an expiry review
  • Re-imposition of a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of threaded tube or pipe cast fittings, of malleable cast iron, originating in the People’s Republic of China, manufactured by Jinan Meide Castings Co., Ltd
  • Regulation regarding the definition of the product scope of the current anti-dumping measures concerning imports of high tenacity yarns of polyesters originating in the People’s Republic of China, and providing for the possibility of repayment or remission of duties in certain cases
  • Notice concerning the anti-dumping measures in force in respect of imports of certain grain-oriented flat-rolled products of silicon-electrical steel originating, inter alia, in the Russian Federation: modification of the name of a company subject to anti-dumping measures (‘OJSC Novolipetsk Steel, Lipetsk’ should be read as: ‘Novolipetsk Steel, Lipetsk’)

If you import any of these products or similar, contact Rob Jenkins (+44(0) 7970 464325,  rob.jenkins@customsconnect.co.uk) to discuss how these changes may impact on your customs duty liability.