Hydrogen Peroxide from China, EU and Others – Final Findings

Ntfn 102       Whereas, in the matter of
04.09.2008   import of Hydrogen Peroxide
                     (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under the tariff item 2847 00 00 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) (hereinafter referred to as the said Customs Tariff Act), originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China, European Union, Indonesia, Korea ROK and Turkey (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries), the designated authority in its final findings vide notification No. 14/17/2006-DGAD, dated 18th July, 2008 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 18th July, 2008 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 subject countries.

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

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 9A, read with sub-section (5) of the said section 9A of the said Customs Tariff Act and rules 18 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 final findings of the designated authority, hereby imposes on the subject 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), originating in the country as specified in the corresponding entry in column (4), and produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), when exported from the country as specified in the corresponding entry in column (5), by the exporters as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7), and imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at a rate which is equivalent to difference between the reference price mentioned in the corresponding entry in column (8) in the currency as specified in the corresponding entry in column (10) and as per unit of measurement as specified in the corresponding entry in column (9), of the said Table and the landed value of imported goods in like currency as per like unit of measurement.

Table

SNo.

Tariff item

Description of goods

Country of origin

Country of export

Producer

Exporter

Reference price

Unit of measure-ment

Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

1.

2847 00 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

People’s Republic of China

People’s Republic of China

Any

Any

22,100

MT

Rupee

2.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

People’s Republic of China

Any country other than People’s Republic of China

Any

Any

22,100

MT

Rupee

3.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Any country other than subject countries

People’s Republic of China

Any

Any

22,100

MT

Rupee

4.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Indonesia

Indonesia

Any

Any

22,337

MT

Rupee

5.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Indonesia

Any country other than Indonesia

Any

Any

22,337

MT

Rupee

6.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Any country other than subject countries

Indonesia

Any

Any

22,337

MT

Rupee

7.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Korea ROK

Korea ROK

Any

Any

23,082

MT

Rupee

8.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Korea ROK

Any country other than Korea ROK

Any

Any

23,082

MT

Rupee

9.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Any country other than subject countries

Korea ROK

Any

Any

23,082

MT

Rupee

10.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Turkey

Turkey

Any

Any

23,173

MT

Rupee

11.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Turkey

Any country other than Turkey

Any

Any

23,173

MT

Rupee

12.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Any country other than subject countries

Turkey

Any

Any

23,173

MT

Rupee

13.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

European Union

European Union

Any

Any

23,173

MT

Rupee

14.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

European Union

Any country other than European Union

Any

Any

23,173

MT

Rupee

15.

284700 00

Hydrogen Peroxide

Any country other than subject countries

European Union

Any

Any

23,173

MT

Rupee

2.    The anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall be effective form the date of publication of this notification in the Gazette of India. The anti-dumping duty shall be paid in Indian currency.

Explanation. - For the purposes of this notification, “landed value” means the assessable value as determined under the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) and includes all duties of customs except duties levied under sections 3, 3A, 8B, 9 and 9A of the said Customs Tariff Act;

[F.No.354/137/2008 –TRU]