Disodium Carbonate from China – Final Findings

Ntfn 107       Whereas in the matter of import of
04.08.2000   Disodium Carbonate, falling under
                     sub-heading No. 2836.20 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China, the designated authority vide its preliminary findings, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 18th November, 1999-

And whereas the Designated Authority vide its final findings published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, dated the 11th July, 2000 has come to the conclusion that-

(a)  Soda ash (Disodium Carbonate) originating in, or exported from, People’s Republic of China, has been exported to India below normal value;

(b)  the domestic industry has suffered material injury;

(c)  the injury has been caused to domestic industry by dumping of the subject goods originating in, or exported from, the People’s Republic of China;

an anti-dumping duty at the rate which is to be calculated as the difference between the amount mentioned in the corresponding entry in column (3) of the said Table and the landed value of such imported Disodium Carbonate per metric tonne.

2. The anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall be levied with effect from the date of imposition of the provisional anti-dumping duty, i.e. the 13th January, 2000; and the paid in Indian currency.

Table

SNo

Name of the exporter/producer

Amount (in US $ per metric tonne)

1.

M/s Qingdao Soda Ash Co. Ltd.

197.10

2.

M/s Tianjin Bohai Chemical Industry (Group) Corp. Ltd.

197.10

3.

M/s Dahuachem International Economic & Trade Corp.

193.10

4.

M/s Jiangsu Yongli Chemical & Technology Imports & Exports Corp.

194.50

5.

Any other exporter

197.10