Notification No. 13/2015-Customs (ADD)

Dated-16th April, 2015

G.S.R. (E). –Whereas, in the matter of ‘‘Acetone’ (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under Chapter 29 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 Chinese Taipei and Saudi Arabia (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries), and imported into India, the designated authority in its final findings published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1,vide notification number 14/16/2012-DGAD dated the 22nd January, 2015, had come to the conclusion that –

(i) the subject goods have been exported to India from the subject countries below its associated normal value;

(ii) the domestic industry has suffered material injury on account of imports from the subject countries;

(iii)     the material injury has been caused by the dumped imports of subject goods from the subject countries,

and has recommended imposition of definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject goods, originating in or exported from subject countries 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, specification of which is specified in column (4), falling under tariff item 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 (5), exported from the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7), exported by the exporters as specified in the corresponding entry in column (8), imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at the rate equal to the amount as specified in the corresponding entry in column (9) in the currency as specified in the corresponding entry in column (11) and as per unit of measurement as specified in the corresponding entry in column (10) of the said Table, namely:-.

Table
Sl. No.
Tariff Item
Description
of goods
Specificati
ons
Country of
origin
Country of
export
Producer
Exporter
Amount
Unit
Curren
cy
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
(5)
(6)
(7)
(8)
(9)
(10)
(11)
1
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and
strengths
Chinese Taipei
Chinese Taipei
Formosa Chemicals and Fibre Corporation
Formosa Chemicals and        Fibre
Corporation
86.10
MT
US
Dollar
2
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Chinese Taipei
Chinese Taipei
Formosa
Chemicals
and Fibre
Corporation
M/s Kolmar Group AG, Switzerland
86.10
MT
US
Dollar
3
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Chinese Taipei
Chinese Taipei
Taiwan
Prosperity
Chemicals
Corporation
Taiwan
Prosperity
Chemicals
Corporation
205.05
MT
US
Dollar
4
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Chinese Taipei
Chinese Taipei
Any combination other than Sl. No 1 to 3 above
271.37
MT
US
Dollar
5
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Chinese Taipei
Any country other than Chinese
Taipei      and
countries attracting
anti
dumping
duty
Any
Any
271.37
MT
US
Dollar
6
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Any
country other       than
Chinese
Taipei      and
countries attracting anti
dumping duty
Chinese Taipei
Any
Any
271.37
MT
US
Dollar
7
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Kayan Petrochemic al Company
Saudi Basic
Industries
Corporation
132.98
MT
US
Dollar
8
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Kayan
Petrochemical
Company
Saudi
Kayan
Petrochemi
cal
Company
132.98
MT
US
Dollar
9
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
Any combination other
than Sl. No 7 and 8 above
203.85
MT
US
Dollar
10
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all forms and strengths
Any country
Saudi Arabia other     than
Saudi
Arabia and countries attracting anti
dumping duty
Any
Any
203.85
MT
US
Dollar
11
2914 11 00
Acetone
In all
forms and strengths
Saudi Arabia
Any country other than Saudi
Arabia                 and
countries attracting
anti
dumping
duty
Any
Any
203.85
MT
US
Dollar

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 date of publication of this notification in the Official Gazette 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.354/93/201 4-TRU]

(Akshay Joshi)

Under Secretary to the Government of India

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  1. FRBL says:

    We would like to know whether anti dumping duty is applicable for the following item for import from China

    Sisib PF 2020 (chemical name: Polymethylhydrogensiloxane

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