POY from Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Chinese Taipei Review of Anti-dumping Notification

Ntfn 86 Whereas, the designated authority, vide its notification No. 15/9/2005- DGAD, published in Part I, Section I
10.07.2007 of the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, dated the 20th December, 2005, had initiated a review in the matter of
continuation of anti-dumping duties on imports of partially oriented yarn of Polyester (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under heading 5402 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act 1975, (51 of 1975), originating in, or exported from, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Chinese Taipei (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries), imposed vide notification No. 15/2002-Customs, dated the 8th February, 2002, published in Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) of the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, vide number G.S.R. 92(E), dated the 8th February, 2002; [Substituted by 132/10.12.2008]

And whereas, the Central Government has extended the anti-dumping duty on the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject countries up to and inclusive of the11th April, 2007 vide notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No.22/2006-Customs, dated the 2nd March, 2006, number G.S.R.128 (E), dated the 2nd March, 2006, published in Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) of the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, dated the 2nd March, 2006;

And whereas, in the matter of review of anti-dumping on import of the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject countries, the designated authority vide its final findings No.15/9/2005-DGAD dated the 18th June, 2007, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 18th June, 2007, has come to the conclusion that

(i) subject goods originating in or exported from the subject countries have been exported to India below their normal values;

(ii) the domestic industry has suffered material injury;

(iii) the injury has been caused to the domestic industry by dumped imports of the subject goods from the subject countries;

(iv) anti dumping duties are required to be imposed in respect of imports from the subject countries, as withdrawal thereof would lead to continuation of dumping and injury;

and has recommended continued imposition of definitive anti-dumping duty against the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject countries;

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and (5) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) read with rules 18 and 23 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 heading 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 countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (5), exported from the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7), exported by the exporters as specified in the corresponding entry in column (8), and imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at the rate equal to the amount as specified 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

Sl. No

Heading

Description of goods

Specification

Country of origin

Country of Export

Producer

Exporter

Amount

Unit of Measurement

Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

(11)

1

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Chinese Taipei

Chinese Taipei

Any

Any

461.52

MT

US$

2

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Chinese Taipei

Any other than Chinese Taipei

Any

Any

461.52

MT

US$

3

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Any other than subject countries

Chinese Taipei

Any

Any

461.52

MT

US$

4

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Thailand

Thailand

Any

Any

83.74

MT

US$

5

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Thailand

Any other than Thailand

Any

Any

83.74

MT

US$

6

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Any other than subject countries

Thailand

Any

Any

83.74

MT

US$

7

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Indonesia

Indonesia

M/s PT Polysindo Eka Perkasa,

M/s PT Polysindo Eka Perkasa,

88.68

MT

US$

8

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Indonesia

Indonesia

Any other than M/s PT Polysindo Eka Perkasa,

Any other than M/s PT Polysindo Eka Perkasa,

140.05

MT

US$

9

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Indonesia

Any other than Indonesia

Any

Any

140.05

MT

US$

10

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Any other than subject countries

Indonesia

Any

Any

140.05

MT

US$

11

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Malaysia

Malaysia

M/s Hualon Corporation (M) Sdn BHD

M/s Hualon Corporation (M) Sdn BHD.

74.13

MT

US$

12

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Malaysia

Malaysia

Any other than M/s Hualon Corporation (M) Sdn BHD.

Any other than M/s Hualon Corporation (M) Sdn BHD.

185.03

MT

US$

13

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Malaysia

Any other than Malaysia

Any

Any

185.03

MT

US$

14

5402

Partially Oriented Yarn of Polyester

Any

Any other than subject countries

Malaysia

Any

Any

185.03

MT

US$

Table Subsitituted by 132/10.12.2008

2. The anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall be effective for a period of five years (unless revoked, superseded or amended earlier) from the date of publication of this notification in the Official Gazette. The anti-dumping duty shall be paid in Indian currency.

Explanation. - For the purposes of this notification, rate of exchange applicable for the purposes of calculation of 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 sub-clause (i) of clause (a) of sub-section (3) of section 14 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) and the relevant date for 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.