3,4,5 Trimethoxy Benzaldehyde – Final Findings

Ntfn 11         WHEREAS the designated authority
31.01.2001   vide notification published in Part I,
                     Section 1 of the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, dated the 16th day of March, 2000, had  initiated review in the matter of continuation of anti-dumping duty on 3,4,5 Trimethoxy Benzaldehyde originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China, imposed vide notification No.46/99-Customs, dated the 29th April, 1999 [G.S.R.293(E), dated the 29th April, 1999] and had requested for suitable extension of anti-dumping duty, pending the results of the review investigations;

AND WHEREAS the Central Government has extended the anti-dumping duty imposed on 3,4,5 Trimethoxy Benzaldehyde originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China vide notification No.30/2000-Customs, dated the 16th March, 2000 [G.S.R.250(E), dated the 16th March, 2000] and notification No.121/2000-Customs, dated the 19th September, 2000 [G.S.R. 732(E), dated the 19th September, 2000], up to and inclusive of 19th March, 2001, unless the notification is revoked earlier.

AND WHEREAS the designated authority vide notification published in Part I, Section 1 of the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, dated the 20th day of December, 2000 has concluded that-

(a)   3,4,5 Trimethoxy Benzaldehyde originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China, has been exported below its normal value;

(b)   The domestic industry would suffer material injury in case the anti-dumping duty in force is removed;

(c)   The injury to the domestic industry would be caused by imports from the People’s Republic of China, in case the anti-dumping duty in force is removed;

(d)   Cessation of existing anti-dumping duty on imports of 3,4,5 Trimethoxy Benzaldehyde from the People’s Republic of China is likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of injury to the domestic industry;

an anti-dumping duty at the rate of US $ 4.31 per kilogramme.