Seeks to levy definitive anti dumping duty on Flax yarn below 70 lea count imported from China PR vide Notification No. 53/2018-Customs (ADD) Dated: 18th October, 2018
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
Notification No. 53/2018-Customs (ADD)
New Delhi, the 18th October, 2018
G.S.R. 1044(E). –Whereas, in the matter of ‘Flax yarn below 70 Lea count’(hereinafter referred to as the subject goods) falling under tariff sub-headings 5306 10 and 5306 20 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 China PR (hereinafter referred to as subject country), and imported into India, the Designated Authority in its final findings, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1, vide notification No. 6/3/2018-DGAD dated the 18th September, 2018, has come to the conclusion that –
(i) the subject goods have been exported from the subject country to India below its normal value, resulting in dumping;
(ii) the domestic industry has suffered material injury due to dumping of the product under consideration from the subject country;
(iii) the material injury has been caused by the dumped imports of the subject goods from subject country;
and has recommended imposition of definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject country and imported into India, in order to remove injury to the domestic industry;
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 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, 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, falling under heading or sub heading or tariff item of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act as specified in the corresponding entry in column (2), originating or exported from the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (4), produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (5), exported by the exporters as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6) and imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at the rate equal to the amount as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7) of the said Table, namely:-
Heading or Tariff Item
|Description of Goods||Country of Origin or export||Producer||Exporter||Duty Amount USD/KG|
|1.||5306 10 and
|Flax Yarn of
below 70 Lea
Co., Ltd/ Jiangsu
Jinyuan Flax Co., Ltd/ Zhejiang
Jinyuan Flax Co., Ltd
|Jiangsu Jinyuan Flax Co., Ltd/
Zhejiang Jinyuan Flax Co., Ltd
|2.||China PR||Yixing Sunshine Linen Textile Co. Ltd.||Yixing Sunshine Linen Textile Co. Ltd.||2.29|
|3||China PR||Zhejiang Axiang Flax Textile Co., Ltd||Huzhou Axiang Import and Export Trading
|4.||China PR||Zhejiang Golden Eagle Co. Ltd/ Zhejiang Golden Eagle Yili Linen Textile Co.,||Zhejiang Golden Eagle Co. Ltd/ Zhejiang Golden Eagle Spun Silk Co. Ltd,||2.02|
|5.||China PR||Hangzhou Sanglu Silk Co. Ltd.||Hangzhou Sanglu Silk Co. Ltd.||2.71|
|6.||China PR||Great Eastern
Textiles (Tongling) Co., Ltd.
|Ningbo Win Way Trading Co. Ltd.||1.30|
|7.||China PR||Changzhou Meiyuan Flax
Textile Co., ltd.
|Changzhou Meiyuan Flax
Textile Co., ltd.
|8.||China PR||Tung Ga Linen & Cotton (Changzhou) Co. , Ltd.||Tung Ga Linen & Cotton (Changzhou) Co. , Ltd.||0.50|
|9.||China PR||Any other than the producers at Serial numbers 1 to 8||Any other than the producers at Serial numbers 1 to 8||4.83|
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 19th day of October, 2018 and shall be paid in Indian currency.
Explanation.- For the purposes of this notification, 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.
[F. No. 354/380/2018 -TRU]
(Gunjan Kumar Verma)
Under Secretary to the Government of India