Sodium Cyanide from China - Final Findings

Ntfn 103       Whereas in the matter of import of
19.12.2005   Sodium Cyanide (hereinafter
                     referred to as the subject goods), falling under sub heading number 2837 11 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), originating in, or exported from, the Chinese Taipei (hereinafter referred to as the subject country), the designated authority in its final findings vide notification No.14/14/2004 -DGAD, dated the 24th October, 2005, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 24th October, 2005, has come to the conclusion that–

(a) the imports of the subject goods from the subject country have entered Indian market at less than its normal value in the subject country;

(b) the domestic Industry has suffered material injury;

(c) the injury has been caused to the domestic Industry by volume and price effect of the dumped imports of the subject goods from the subject country;

and has recommended imposition of final anti-dumping duty on import of subject goods, originating in or exported from the subject country;

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and (5) of section 9A of the said Customs Tariff Act, read with 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 sub- 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), and produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7), when exported from the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), by the exporters as specified in the corresponding entry in column (8), and imported into India, an anti-dumping duty which shall be equal to the amount 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

S No.

Sub- heading

Description

Specifi-cation

Country of origin

Country of export

Producer

Exporter

Amount

Unit

Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

(11)

1.

2837 11

Sodium Cyanide

Any

Chinese Taipei

Any country other than United States of America and Korea RP.

Any

Any

91.70

Metric Tonne

USA $

2.

2837 11

Sodium Cyanide

Any

Any country other than Chinese Taipei, United States of America and Korea RP.

Chinese Taipei

Any

Any

91.70

Metric Tonne

USA $

2. The anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall be paid in Indian currency.

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, 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 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.