Seeks to levy provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of ‘Sodium Nitrate’, originating in, or exported from, the  European Union, the People’s Republic of China, Ukraine and Korea RP , for a period of six months

Notification no. 14/2014-Customs (ADD), Dated- 19th March, 2014

            G.S.R.    (E). –Whereas  in the matter of Sodium Nitrate (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under Chapter 28 or 31 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) (hereinafter referred to as the said Customs Tariff Act), originating in, or exported from the  European Union, the People’s Republic of China, Ukraine and Korea RP (hereinafter referred to as the subject countries), and imported into India, the designated authority in its preliminary findings published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section 1,vide notification No. 15/1009/2012-DGAD dated the 6th January, 2014, had come to the provisional conclusion that –

(a)  the subject goods have been exported to India from the subject countries below their normal value thus resulting in the dumping of the product;

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

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

            And whereas, the designated authority in its aforesaid findings, has recommended imposition of provisional anti-dumping duty on imports of the subject goods, originating in or exported from the 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 13 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 preliminary 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 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 (4),  and exported from the countries as specified in the corresponding entry in column (5), and produced by the producers as specified in the corresponding entry in column (6), and exported by the exporters as specified in the corresponding entry in column (7), and imported into India, an anti-dumping duty at the rate equal to the amount as specified in the corresponding entry 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.

Table

Sl.No. Sub-heading / Tariff Item Description of goods Country of origin Country of export Producer Exporter Amount Unit Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

1

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate People’s Republic of China People’s Republic of China Any Any 0.15

Kg

US Dollar

2

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate People’s Republic of China Any Any Any 0.15

Kg

US Dollar

3

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Any country other than the subject countries People’s Republic of China Any Any 0.15

Kg

US Dollar

4

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate European Union European Union Any Any 0.19

Kg

US Dollar

5

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate European Union Any Any Any 0.19

Kg

US Dollar

6

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Any country other than the subject countries European Union Any Any 0.19

Kg

US Dollar

7

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Ukraine Ukraine Any Any 0.17

Kg

US Dollar

8

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Ukraine Any Any Any 0.17

Kg

US Dollar

9

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Any country other than the subject countries Ukraine Any Any 0.17

Kg

US Dollar

10

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Korea RP Korea RP Any Any 0.13

Kg

US Dollar

11

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Korea RP Any Any Any 0.13

Kg

US Dollar

12

2834,

3102 50 00

Sodium Nitrate Any country other than the subject countries Korea RP Any Any 0.13

Kg

US Dollar

2.         The anti-dumping duty imposed under this notification shall be levied for a period not exceeding six months (unless revoked, amended or superseded earlier) from the date of publication of this notification in the Gazette of India and 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 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.354/39/2014-TRU

    (Akshay Joshi)

Under Secretary to the Government of India

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