Anti-Dumping investigation Terminated on Polypropylene from Korea, Taiwan and USA at Domestic Industry Request

Subject: Termination of Anti-Dumping investigation concerning imports of Polypropylene originating in or exported from Korea RP, Taiwan and USA

[Ref: DGAD Termination Notification No.14/26/2009-DGAD Dated 25th May 2011]

No.14/26/2009-DGAD. Having regard to the Customs Tariff Act 1975 as amended from time to time (hereinafter referred to as the Act) and the Customs Tariff (Identification, Assessment and Collection of Anti-Dumping Duty on Dumped Articles and for Determination of Injury) Rules, 1995 as amended from time to time (hereinafter referred to as the AD Rules), thereof:

2. Whereas M/s Reliance Industries Ltd. filed an application before the Designated Authority (hereinafter referred to as the Authority) in accordance with the Act and the AD Rules for initiation of Anti-Dumping investigation concerning imports of ‘Polypropylene (i.e., homo-polymers and co-polymers of Propylene)’ (hereinafter also referred to as the subject goods) originating in or exported from Korea RP, Taiwan and USA (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries).

3. And whereas, the Authority after notifying the subject countries in accordance with Rule 5(5) of the AD Rules, initiated the Anti-Dumping investigation concerning imports of the subject goods from the subject countries vide Notification 14/26/2009-DGAD dated 10th February 2010.

4. Whereas the Domestic Industry vide letter dated 12th May 2011 has now requested for termination of the investigation as per Rule 14(a).

5. In view of the request of the domestic industry for termination of this investigation, the Authority hereby terminates the investigation concerning imports of the subject goods from the subject countries in accordance with Rule 14(a) of the AD Rules.