Pakistan Imposes AD Duty on CR from Korea, Vietnam, Taiwan & EU
Pakistan's National Tariff Commission has imposed a provisional antidumping duty on imports of cold rolled coils and sheets originating from South Korea, Vietnam, Taiwan and EU. The duty rates amount to 13.24%, 17.25%, 6.18% and 6.5% respectively. The duty will remain in place for four months starting from August 23, 2021. Within 180 days, the NTC will issue a final determination on the matter.
Products under investigation are flat rolled products of iron or non-alloy steel of a width of 600 mm or more, cold reduced, not clad, plated or coated, of prime and secondary quality, of a thickness ranging from 0.15 mm to 3.00 mm in rolls or slit to length sheets, excluding CRC and CR sheets used in auto skins & auto grade.
The products in question are classified under Pakistan Customs Tariff heading numbers 7209.1510, 7209.1590, 7209.1610, 7209.1690, 7209.1710, 7209.1790, 7209.1810, 7209.1891, 7209.1899, 7209.2510, 7209.2590, 7209.2610, 7209.2690, 7209.2710, 7209.2790, 7209.2810. and 7209.2890.
The investigation covered the period from October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020.
Antidumping duty on CR imports for following countries already exists
Canada - 13.94%
Russia – 13.94%
China – 18.92%
Ukraine - 19.04%