IDT Digest for May 13

  • Notification: Customs

1.Levy of definitive anti-dumping duty on import of ‘‘Aluminium Radiators, Aluminium Radiator Sub-Assemblies and Aluminium Radiator Core” originating in or exported from China PR for a period of five years

The Central Government vide Notification No. 20/2017-Customs (ADD) dated May 12, 2017 has imposed definitive anti-dumping duty on import of ‘Aluminium Radiators, Aluminium Radiator Sub-Assemblies and Aluminium Radiator Core, including in CKD or SKD conditions, for use in used/on road vehicles and generator sets, excluding aluminium radiators meant for use in new Automobiles’ falling under sub-heading 8708 91 00 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 originating in, or exported from, China PR and imported into India, for a period not exceeding five years.

Read more at: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd20-2017.pdf

2.Levy of definitive anti-dumping duty on import of ‘‘Clear Float Glass of nominal thickness ranging from 4mm to 12mm” originating in or exported from Iran for a period of five years

The Central Government vide Notification No. 19/2017-Customs (ADD) dated May 12, 2017 has imposed definitive anti-dumping duty on import of ‘Clear Float Glass of nominal thickness ranging from 4mm to 12mm (both inclusive)’ falling under chapter headings 7003, 7004, 7005, 7009, 7013, 7015, 7016, 7018, 7019 or 7020 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975originating in, or exported from, Iran and imported into India, for a period not exceeding five years.

Read more at: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd19-2017.pdf

  1. Levy of definitive anti-dumping duty on import of ‘Cold-Rolled flat products of alloy or non-alloy steel’ originating in or exported from China PR, Japan, Korea or Ukraine for a period of five years

The Central Government (“Government”) vide Notification No. 45/2016-Customs (ADD) dated August 17, 2016 had imposed Provisional anti-dumping duty on import of ‘Cold-rolled flat products of alloy or non-alloy steel’ (“subject goods”) falling under chapter headings  7209, 7211, 7225 or 7226 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 originating in, or exported fromChina PR, Japan, Korea or Ukraine and imported into India, for a period not exceeding six months i.e. upto February 16, 2017.

Further, the Government vide notification No. 06/2017-Cus (ADD), dated the February 7, 2017 has extended provisional anti-dumping duty on the subject goods for two month i.e. up to and inclusive of April 16, 2017.

Now, the Government vide Notification No. 18/2017-Customs (ADD) dated May 12, 2017hereby imposes definitive anti-dumping duty on the subject goods for a period of five years from the date of imposition of the provisional anti-dumping duty i.e. August 17, 2016, and shall be payable in Indian currency.

Provided that the said anti-dumping duty shall not be levied for the period commencing from the date of the lapse of the provisional anti-dumping duty i.e. April 17, 2017 to May 12, 2017.

Read more at: http://www.cbec.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2017/cs-add2017/csadd18-2017.pdf