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[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

13/2017-Customs (ADD), Dated: April 11, 2017

Whereas in the matter of Flexible Slabstock Polyol (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods) falling under sub-heading 3907 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, Thailand (hereinafter referred to as the 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.14/34/2015-DGAD dated the 21st February, 2017, has come to the conclusion that–

(i) the subject goods have been exported to India from Thailand below the associated normal value, resulting in dumping;

(ii) the domestic industry has suffered material injury in respect of the subject goods;

(iii) the material injury has been caused by the dumped imports from Thailand,

and has recommended imposition of definitive anti-dumping duty on the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject country, 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 the sub-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), 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, namely:-

Table

S. No.

Sub-heading

Description of goods

Country of origin

Country of export

Producer

Exporter

Amount

Unit of measurement

Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)
1.
3907 20
Flexible Slabstock Polyol of Molecular weight 3000-4000 Thailand Thailand M/s IRPC Polyol Company Ltd. M/s IRPC Polyol Company Ltd. Nil Metric Tonne US Dollar
2.
3907 20
Flexible Slabstock Polyol of Molecular weight 3000-4000 Thailand Thailand M/s IRPC Polyol Company Ltd. M/s IRPC PCC Company Ltd. Nil Metric Tonne US Dollar
3.
3907 20
Flexible Slabstock Polyol of Molecular weight 3000-4000 Thailand Thailand Any combination other than at S. No.1 and S.No.2 above Any combination other than at S. No.1 and S.No.2 above 135.40 Metric Tonne US Dollar
4.
3907 20
Flexible Slabstock Polyol of Molecular weight 3000-4000 Thailand Any other country not attracting g anti-dumping duty Any Any 135.40 Metric Tonne US Dollar
5.
3907 20
Flexible Slabstock Polyol of Molecular weight 3000-4000 Any other country not attracting anti-dumping duty Thailand Any Any 135.40 Metric Tonne 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 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. 354/41/2017-TRU]

(Mohit Tiwari)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

 

[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE)
CENTRAL BOARD OF EXCISE & CUSTOMS
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

12/2017-Customs (ADD), Dated: April 11, 2017

Whereas in the matter of Linear Alkyl Benzene (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods) falling under tariff item 3817 00 11 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, Iran, Qatar and People's Republic of China (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 No.14/20/2015-DGAD dated the 6 th March, 2017, has come to the conclusion that

(i) there is dumping of subject goods from the subject countries;

(ii) imports from subject countries are undercutting and suppressing the prices of the domestic industry;

(iii) performance of domestic industry has deteriorated in the terms of market share and profitability;

(iv) injury to domestic industry has been caused by dumped imports,

and has recommended imposition of definitive anti-dumping duty on the subject goods, originating in, or exported from the subject countries, 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 the 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), 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), 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, namely:-

Table

S. No.

Tariff item

Description of goods

Country of origin

Country of export

Producer

Exporter

Amount

Unit of measurement

Currency

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

1.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

People's Republic of China

People's Republic of China

M/s Jiangsu Jintung Chemical Corp. Ltd

M/s Hotung Chemical Corp. and M/s Sharpinvest International Ltd.

23.78

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

2.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

People's Republic of China

People's Republic of China

M/s Jiangsu Jintung Chemical Corp. Ltd

M/s Jiangsu Jintung Chemical Corp. Ltd.

147.11

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

3.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

People's Republic of China

People's Republic of China

Any combination other than at S.No.1 and 2 above.

147.11

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

4.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

People's Republic of China

Any country other than those subject to anti-dumping duty

Any

Any

147.11

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

5.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Any country other than those subject to anti-dumping duty

People's Republic of China

Any

Any

147.11

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

6.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Qatar

Qatar

M/s SEEF Limited

M/s Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company (Muntajat) Q.J.S.C., Qatar

46.49

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

7.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Qatar

Qatar

M/s SEEF Limited

M/s Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company (Muntajat) Q.J.S.C.,

Qatar and M/s Renish Petrochem FZE (Trader)

46.49

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

8.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Qatar

Qatar

Any combination other than at S.No. 6 & 7 above.

300.22

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

9.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Qatar

Any country other than those subject to anti-dumping duty

Any

Any

300.22

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

10.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Any country other than those subject to anti-dumping duty

Qatar

Any

Any

300.22

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

11.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Iran

Iran

Any

Any

71.8

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

12.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Iran

Any country other than those subject to anti-dumping duty

Any

Any

71.8

Metric Tonne

US Dollar

13.

3817 00 11

Linear Alkyl Benzene

Any country other than those subject to anti-dumping duty

Iran

Any

Any

71.8

Metric Tonne

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 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.354/208/2016-TRU (Pt.-1)]

(Mohit Tiwari)
Under Secretary to the Government of India