Anti-dumping Duty on Polyester Yarn from China, Thailand and Vietnam

Ntfn 29            Whereas in the matter of imports

26.03.2009      of All Fully Drawn or Fully Oriented

(DoR)              Yarn/Spin Draw Yarn/Flat Yarn of

                        Polyester (non-textured and non – POY) (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under tariff item 5402 47 00 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China, Thailand and Vietnam (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries) and imported into India, the designated authority in its preliminary findings vide notification No.14/3/2008-DGAD dated the 23rd January, 2009 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 27th January, 2009 has come to the conclusion that-

(a)     the subject goods have been exported to India from the subject countries below its normal value;

(b)     the domestic industry has suffered material injury; and

(c)     the injury has been caused by the dumped imports from the subject countries;

and has recommended imposition of provisional anti-dumping duty on the imports of subject goods, originating in, or exported from, the subject countries;

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 9A of the said Customs Tariff Act, 1975 read with rules 13 and 20 of the Customs Tariff (Identification, Assessment and Collection of Anti-dumping Duty on Dumped Articles and for Determination of Injury) Rules, 1995, the Central Government, on the basis of the aforesaid findings of the designated authority, hereby imposes on the goods, the description of which is specified in column (3) of the Table below, falling under tariff item of the First Schedule to the said Customs Tariff Act as specified in the corresponding entry in column (2), the specification of which is specified in column (4) of the said Table, originating in the country as specified in the corresponding entry in column (5), and exported from the country as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), and produced by the producer as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7), and exported by the exporter as specified in the corresponding entry in column (8), and imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at the rate equal to the amount indicated in the corresponding entry in column (9), in the currency as specified in the corresponding entry in column (11), and per unit of measurement as specified in the corresponding entry in column (10) of the said Table.

Table

S. No

Tariff Item

Description of goods

Specifi-cation

Country of origin

Country of export

Producer

Exporter

Amount

Unit of measure-ment

Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

(11)

1.

5402 47 00

All Fully Drawn or Fully Oriented Yarn/Spin Draw Yarn/Flat Yarn of Polyester (non-textured and non – POY)

Any

People’s Republic of China

People’s Republic of China

Tongkun Group Co. Ltd.

Tongkun Group Co. Ltd.

200.53

MT

US dollar

2.

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

People’s Republic of China

People’s Republic of China

Tongkun Group Hengsheng Chemical Fibre Co. Ltd

Tongkun Group Hengsheng Chemical Fibre Co. Ltd

225.52

MT

US dollar

3.

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

People’s Republic of China

People’s Republic of China

Wuxi Godsheep Industry & Trade Co. Ltd.

Jiangsu Godsheep Chemical Fibre Co. Ltd.

275.42

MT

US dollar

4

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

People’s Republic of China

People’s Republic of China

Jiangsu Hengli Chemicals Fibre Co. Ltd

Jiangsu Hengli Chemicals Fibre Co. Ltd

112.64

MT

US dollar

5

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

People’s Republic of China

People’s Republic of China

Any combination other than at S. No. 1 to 4 above

527.31

MT

USD

6

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

People’s Republic of China

Any other than People’s Republic of China

Any

Any

527.31

MT

US dollar

7

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Any other than subject countries

People’s Republic of China

Any

Any

527.31

MT

US dollar

8

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Vietnam

Vietnam

Any

Any

232.86

MT

US dollar

9

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Vietnam

Any other than Vietnam

Any

Any

232.86

MT

US dollar

10

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Any other than subject countries

Vietnam

Any

Any

232.86

MT

US dollar

11

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Thailand

Thailand

Indo Poly (Thailand) Ltd.

Indo Poly (Thailand) Ltd.

283.21

MT

US dollar

12

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Thailand

Thailand

Any combination other than at S. No. 11 above

379.74

MT

USD

13

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Thailand

Any other than Thailand

Any

Any

379.74

MT

US dollar

14

5402 47 00

-do-

Any

Any other than subject countries

Thailand

Any

Any

379.74

MT

US dollar

2.             The anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall be effective upto and inclusive of the 25th September, 2009.

Explanation. - For the purposes of this notification, rate of exchange applicable for the purposes of calculation of such anti-dumping duty shall be the rate which is specified in the notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), issued from time to time, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 14 of the Customs Act 1962 (52 of 1962), and the relevant date for the determination of the rate of exchange shall be the date of presentation of the bill of entry under section 46 of the said Customs Act.

[F.No.354/29/2009 –TRU]