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Seeks to impose anti-dumping duty on ‘Seamless tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron, alloy or non-alloy steel (other than cast iron and stainless steel), whether hot finished or cold drawn or cold rolled of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD’ originating in or exported from China PR for a period of 5 years.

MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
New Delhi

Notification No. 64/2021-Customs (ADD) | Dated: 28th October, 2021

G.S.R. 771(E).—Whereas, the designated authority, vide notification No. 7/43/2020 dated the 19th February, 2021, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, had initiated a review in the matter of continuation of anti-dumping duty on imports of ‘Seamless tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron, alloy or non-alloy steel (other than cast iron and stainless steel), whether hot finished or cold drawn or cold rolled of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14 ‘OD’ (hereinafter referred to as the ‘subject goods‘), falling under heading 7304 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) (hereinafter referred to as the Customs Tariff Act), originating in, or exported from the People‘s Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as the ‘subject country‘), imposed vide notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) No. 7/2017 – Customs(ADD), dated the 17th February, 2017, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide G.S.R. number 143 (E) dated the 17th February, 2017;

High quality Galvanized steel pipe

And whereas, in the matter of review of anti-dumping duty on import of the subject goods, originating in or exported from the subject country, the designated authority in its final findings, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, vide notification number 7/43/2020-DGTR dated the 30th July, 2021, has inter alia come to the conclusion that-

(i) there is continued and significant dumping of the subject goods from the subject country in spite of the duties in force and the dumping margin and injury margin are positive and significant;

(ii) there is strong likelihood of continuation or recurrence of dumping and injury in case the anti­dumping duty in force is allowed to cease at this stage,

and has recommended continued imposition of an anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject country and imported into India;

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (1) and (5) of section 9A of the Customs Tariff Act, 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, after considering 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, specification of which is specified in column (7), falling under heading of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act as specified in the corresponding entry in column (2), originating in the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (4), exported from the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (5), produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at a rate which is equivalent to difference between the landed value of the subject goods and the amount mentioned in the corresponding entry in column (8), provided the landed value is less than the value specified 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, namely :-

TABLE

Sl. No. Hea-ding Descri-ption of Goods * Country of Origin Country of Export Producer Specif- ication ** Amount Unit Curre-ncy
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)
1

 

7304

 

Seamless tubes, pipes & hollow profiles of iron, alloy or non-alloy steel (other than cast iron and stainless
steel), whether hot finished    or cold drawn or cold rolled of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6mm
or 14 *OD*
People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Jiangsu Chengde Steel Tube Share Co. Limited, China

PR

 

A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
2 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Taizhou Chengde Steel Tube Co. Limited, China PR A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
3 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Changzhou Changbao Precision and Special Steel Tube Co. Limited, China PR A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
4 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Jiangsu Changbao Precision Steel Tube  Co. Limited,    China PR A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
5 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Jiangsu Changbao Steel Tube Limited Co., China PR A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
6

 

-do-

 

-do-

 

People‘s Republic of China

 

People‘s Republic of China

 

Hengyang Valin Steel Tube Co. Limited,  China PR

 

A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
7 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Hengyang Valin MPM Co. Limited,  China PR A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
8 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
People‘s
Republic
of China
Any other combi-nation other than Sl. No. 1 to 7 A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
9 -do- -do- Any country other than People‘s Republic of China People‘s
Republic
of China
Any other combi-nation other than Sl. No. 1 to 7 A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar
10 -do- -do- People‘s
Republic
of China
Any country other than People‘s Republic of China Any other combi-nation other than
Sl. No. 1 to 7
A-1-1 1,194.60 MT US Dollar
A-1-2 1,075.28 MT US Dollar
A-1-3 1,383.44 MT US Dollar
A-1-4 1,178.73 MT US Dollar
A-1-5 961.33 MT US Dollar
A-1-6 1,193.77 MT US Dollar
A-1-7 1,462.00 MT US Dollar
A-1-8 1,610.67 MT US Dollar

* The description of goods does not include the imports of the following: –

i. Seamless Pipes and Tubes made of cast iron and stainless steel.

ii. Seamless alloy-steel pipes, tubes and hollow profiles of specifications of ASTM A213/ASME SA 213 and ASTM A335/ ASME SA 335 or equivalent BIS/DIN/BS/EN or any other equivalent specifications.

iii. Non – API and Premium Joints / Premium Connections / Premium Threaded Tubes and Pipes.

iv. All 13 Chromium (13CR) Grade Tubes and Pipes.

v. Drill Collars.

vi. High pressure seamless steel pipe/tube used for manufacturing gas cylinders by producers approved by the Chief Controller of Explosives, Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation, Government of India.

**

Specification Description
A-1-1 Seamless Tubing, of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, Carbon/Non-Alloy/ Alloy, hot finished or cold drawn or cold rolled of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-2 Seamless Casing, of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, Carbon/Non-Alloy/ Alloy, hot finished or cold drawn or cold rolled of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-3 Seamless Mother Hollows, coupling stock, blanks/ Pup Joints, Carbon/ Non-Alloy/ Alloy, hot finished or cold drawn or cold rolled of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-4 Seamless Drill Pipes, of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, Carbon/Non-Alloy, hot finished of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-5 Seamless Tubes, Pipes and hollow profiles including Line pipes of Carbon/Non alloy steel, hot finished of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-6 Seamless Tubes, Pipes and hollow profiles of circular cross section including Line pipes of Carbon/Non alloy steel, cold drawn or cold rolled or cold reduced of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-7 Seamless Tubes, Pipes and hollow profiles of circular cross section including Line pipes and Bearing tubes of Alloy steel, hot finished, of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD
A-1-8 Seamless Tubes, Pipes and hollow profiles of circular cross section including Line pipes and Bearing tubes of Alloy steel, cold drawn or cold rolled or cold reduced, of an external diameter not exceeding 355.6 mm or 14″ OD

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

Explanation.- For the purposes of this notification,-

(a) “landed value” of imports for the purpose of this notification means the assessable value as determined by the customs under the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) and includes all duties of customs except duties levied under sections 3, 8B, 9 and 9A of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975;

(b) rate of exchange applicable for the purpose 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, 1962.

[F. No. 190354/6/2021-TRU]

RAJEEV RANJAN, Under Secy.

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